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‘We will not accept any threat from FIFA’

‘We will not accept any threat from FIFA’

Sierra Leone’s Sports Minister reacted angrily on Monday to a threat by FIFA to ban or suspend the country for the suspension of the nation’s two top football officials in a corruption probe. “We will not accept or tolerate any threat from FIFA,” minister Ibrahim Nyelenkeh told AFP in Freetown. The global association, he insisted, […] …

Giwa’s lawyer tackles FIFA over threat to ban Nigeria

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President Buhari and FIFA boss Gianni Infantino By Emmanuel AfonneA lawyer, Ardzard Habilla, has said that the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) cannot ban Nigeria over the lingering leadership crisis in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) which needed to be sorted out internally by the country’s judiciary. Habilla, who is counsel

FIFA threat: Osinbajo meets with Dalung, Pinnick

FIFA threat: Osinbajo meets with Dalung, Pinnick

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday met behind closed doors with the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting was held inside Osinbajo’s office shortly after the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council. The President of the Nigeria  Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, had earlier met […] …

Onigbinide, Taribo back FIFA as suspension looms

Onigbinide, Taribo back FIFA as suspension looms

Festus Abu, ‘Tana Aiyejina and Idris Adesina FIFA has threatened to hand Nigeria world football suspension on Monday   if the country fails to resolve the lingering leadership crisis in the Nigeria Football Federation. And  former Nigeria coach Adegboye Oniginde and ex-Super Eagles defender Taribo West believe the country deserves to be punished by FIFA. READ […] …

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