Category: Sports

State FA Polls: NFF Seeks Participation of Stakeholders

Football stakeholders and enthusiasts have been urged to show greater interest in and strive to participate in the ongoing electoral processes in the local councils and Football Associations of the 36 States and the FCT. This clarion call was given by the First Vice President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Seyi Akinwunmi. The respected legal…

Heritage Bank Partners Para-Powerlifting Federation To Promote Sport

Heritage Bank Plc has reiterated its commitment to promoting sports in Nigeria, in partnership with Para-Powerlifting Federation to host the Lagos 2019 International Para-Powerlifting Competition. The competition which about 10 countries have indicated interest to attend is billed for 24th-31st January 2019. The MD/CEO of Heritage Bank, Ifie Sekibo commended the Para – Powerlifting Federation…

Judges, Top Freestylers In Lagos For African Championship

The participants and judges for the first-ever African Freestyle Football Championship have all arrived in Lagos for the continental competition billed to start on Thursday, this week. Judges that have arrived in Lagos for the epoch competition are Tobias Brandal Busaet from Norway, Gautier Fayolle from France and Szymon Maciej Skalski. They were joined by…

African Freestyle Football Championship Appoints Ambassadors

Organisers of the first ever African Football Freestyle Championship in Africa, Feet and Tricks International, have named former professional English footballer, John Fashanu; former Nigerian defender and former Head of Lagos State Football Association, Waidi Akanni; and former Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia, superstar actresses, Kate Henshaw and Tonto Dikeh as brand ambassadors for this…