SWAN President,Hails Engr.Nimrod For Show Of Love To Kaduna Chapter

By Ben A Sako Follwing the donation of palliative to members of the Kaduna state chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), the National President of Association,  Comrade Ahmed Aigbona has commended the show of love he displayed  members of the state chapter. A press statement made available to Kabido Newspaper by said “the spirit of given and helping people especially at a difficult period like this, has again confirmed  the fact that Engr. Musa Nimrod is a man with kind heart”. The statement titled: ‘THANK YOU ENGR.…

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Drogba scores big tourism win for Côte d’Ivoire

Forum de l’Investissement Hotelier Africain (FIHA) conference will discuss how to spend it ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, February 25, 2020/ — International soccer star Didier Drogba has helped his birthplace, Côte d’Ivoire, strike gold by helping to collect MOUs for a total of $15 billion in commitments to back tourism projects in the west African country. The breakthrough comes ahead of the UNWTO Forum for Africa, which will take place in Abidjan next week (February 20-22) and the influential Forum de l’Investissement Hotelier Africain (FIHA), which takes place in Abidjan next…

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Nigerian player’s contract Terminated for Impregnating President’s Daughter

second division team in Slovenia has terminated the contract of their Nigerian winger who was signed in the summer after it emerged that he impregnated the daughter of the president of the club. The player (name withheld) has since returned back to Nigeria where he revealed to Mr Mowiz the issue behind the cancellation of his contract six months after he was signed and unveiled by the club. ” I signed a three year deal with the option of another year but last month I ran into trouble when my…

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Musa arrives in Riyadh friday to assume Al Nassr duties

Musa arrives in Riyadh friday to assume Al Nassr duties Al Nassr of Saudi Arabia new signing, Ahmed Musa,  is expected to finally join the Riyadh-based club on Friday August 10. Musa last week signed a four-year contract with Al Nassr to end his two-year stay with English Premier League club, Leicester City. “#ALNASSR new Nigerian ?? player Ahmed Musa @Ahmedmusa718 will arrive at King Khaled Int’l Airport, Riyadh on Friday 2:20 am, welcome to Saudi Arabia ?? Ahmed ??!,” reads a Tweet on Al Nassr’s Twitter handle on Wednesday. Musa struggled…

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NFF TUSSLE: DSS Throws out Giwa from Glass House

  The Department of State (DSS) has ejected Chris Giwa from the secretariat of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Giwa and the staff who occupied the NFF secretariat on July 2 have been asked to vacate the premises immediately. FIFA, football governing body, had threatened to ban Nigeria if the situation was not resolved and Amaju Pinnick not reinstated as NFF president. The DSS operatives, who carried out the ejection exercise on Monday, said they are working on instructions from above. -Cable

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New NFF President, Giwa appoints Media aides.

… NFF PRESIDENT APPOINTS OBASI, MARTINS ODIETE PERSONAL ASSISTANT, SENIOR COMMUNICATION OFFICER The New Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, President, Amb. Chris Giwa has approved the appointment of Deputy Editor, Sportinglife Newspapers, Ejiro Baba-Femi as media officer of Super Falcons. Ejiro Baba-Femi had been Super Falcons Coordinator, and former media officer of Falconets. She is expected to bring her wealth of experience to bear in managing the information of the team as they prepare for the defence of their African Women Championship title in Ghana later this year. The President has…

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Nigeria to host world para powerlifting competition

Nigeria To Host 2019 World Para Powerlifting Tournament   The International Para Powerlifting Committee (IPC) has granted Nigeria the hosting rights for the 2019 World Para Powerlifting Championships, with Lagos as the host city. This was revealed in a confirmation statement addressed to the President of Nigeria Para Powerlifting Federation, Queen Uboh. The statement was issued by Jorge Moreno, the Senior Manager of the International Paralympic Committee. The statement read, “World Para Powerlifting would like to thank the Nigeria Paralympic Committee and the Nigeria Para Powerlifting Federation for their application…

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Real Madrid considering £88m bid for Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus (Sky Sports)

Real Madrid considering £88m bid for Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus (Sky Sports) Juventus have made an offer worth in the region of £88m for Cristiano Ronaldo, according to Sky Sports. Sky Sports believe Real Madrid are yet to accept or reject this proposal and at this stage the feeling is any outcome is possible. Ronaldo prompted questions about his future, promising an announcement “soon” after the Champions League final victory over Liverpool. It now appears Juventus have made the first move to lure him away from the club he joined in 2009.…

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OFFICIAL: Mohamed Salah has signed a new 5-year contract with Liverpool

Egyptian star rewarded for remarkable debut campaign on Merseyside – and his new deal contains no release clause Mohamed Salah has signed a new long term contract at Liverpool, which will keep him at Anfield until 2023. The Egyptian star has been rewarded for his incredible debut season on Merseyside with an improved five-year deal. Salah scored 44 goals in all competitions following his £36.9million switch from Roma last summer, and will be a key figure as Jurgen Klopp looks to build a team that can continue to compete for…

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BREAKING!! AC Milan banned from European football in 2018-19 ( with agency report)

The Italian giants will be unable to take up their place in the upcoming Europa League, although they have the right to appeal to CAS AC Milan have been banned from participating in European competition next season due to a contravention of Financial Fair Play, UEFA have confirmed. The Rossoneri finished in sixth in last season’s Serie A campaign, gaining a spot in the Europa League group stage for 2018-19. But according to UEFA, the Italians have fallen foul of FFP laws and will not be able to take up their spot. Milan will…

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