Amaju Pinnick

Nigeria will smile home with AFCON trophy – Pinnick

Nigeria will smile home with AFCON trophy – Pinnick

“The players have decided to be nationalistic; they have decided to play for Nigeria and to be resilient, dogged and fighters. That they have displayed on the pitch. So, if they continue the way they played the last game against Cameroon, I believe we will be smiling with the trophy and I am happy they are taking it one game at a time.”
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NFF has 65% private sector funding — Pinnick

NFF has 65% private sector funding — Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Melvin Amaju Pinnick has revealed that his plans for a better second term at the helm of the nation’s soccer body are already on course, with a lot to be achieved from 65% private sector funding of the round leather game.

Pinnick hails Obaseki’s sports devt initiatives

Pinnick hails Obaseki’s sports devt initiatives

The newly elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has commended Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, for his initiatives in transforming the sports sector in the state.

The task before Amaju Pinnick

The task before Amaju Pinnick

Soon after the result of the September 20 election was declared in Katsina, a colleague of mine said, “today’s exercise is a stamp of authority to Pinnick’s occupation of the presidency of the Nigeria Football Federation.”

I still have an unfinished business at the Glass House –  Pinnick

I still have an unfinished business at the Glass House – Pinnick

The election into a new board of the Nigeria Football Federation holds tomorrow in Katsina and one of the leading candidates in the four-way battle and incumbent President of the NFF, Amaju Pinnick has said he wants a second term in order to consolidate the achievements recorded by his administration.

Pinnick, Akinwunmi, others deserve another term – Ayodele

Pinnick, Akinwunmi, others deserve another term – Ayodele

A DIRECTOR of the League Management Company, Dr. Isaac Ayodele, has thrown his weight behind the current board of the Nigeria Football Federation led by the president, Amaju Pinnick, ahead of the September 20 election of the NFF board in Katsina.

Many battles of Pinnick

Many battles of Pinnick

I don’t really know how to address Amaju Melvin Pinnick. He is currently embattled, trying to retrieve his post as president of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF after Chris Giwa stormed the football house in Abuja to claim his seat, citing a Supreme Court ruling which many stakeholders have given different interpretations, depending on which divide they stand.

NFF Crisis: Pinnick, Giwa ‘fight’ over glass house

NFF Crisis: Pinnick, Giwa ‘fight’ over glass house

Nigeria Football Federation returned from the FIFA World Cup and plunged into a deadlock yesterday as Chris Giwa and Amaju Pinnick, are locked in a ‘fight’ over who is the authentic president of the NFF.

CAF Award: NFF boss laments Moses’ snub

CAF Award: NFF boss laments Moses’ snub

Nigeria Football Association president, Amaju Pinnick said he was at a loss with the exclusion of Super Eagles striker and Chelsea defender, Victor Moses from the short list of three for the 2017 Africa Football player of the year award.

2018 World Cup; CAF study request for African teams’ friendlies

2018 World Cup; CAF study request for African teams’ friendlies

The  Confederation of African Football  will meet soon to discuss a proposal for  the African teams who have qualified for next year’s World Cup finals  to play friendlies during the FIFA internationals window in  March, a Nigerian football official confirmed Nigeria,  Senegal,  Egypt,  Morocco  and  Tunisia  will be  Africa’s five representatives in Russia. However, all […]

Nigeria to woo England starlet Abraham – Amaju Pinnick

Nigeria to woo England starlet Abraham – Amaju Pinnick

Nigerian Football Federation chief Amaju Pinnick said on Wednesday he has had “a positive meeting” with Tammy Abraham as he tries to persuade the England Under-21 starlet to switch allegiance to the Super Eagles.

Obaseki extols, challenges Pinnick on new global roles

Obaseki extols, challenges Pinnick on new global roles

The Governor of Edo State, His Excellency Godwin Obaseki has praised the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick on his bravery, inspired political dexterity and energy, which have shot him into reckoning in global football administration, while also challenging the NFF boss to fly the country’s flag with elan and distinction in his new roles.