Thursday, April 15, 2021



FIFA suspends Pakistan, Chad football federations

World football ruling body FIFA has suspended the national federations of Pakistan and Chad with immediate effect.

NDLEA arrests Chadian, 35, for drug deal in Taraba

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, in Taraba has arrested a 35-year-old Chadian for an alleged drug deal.

U20 AFCON: Uganda down Tunisia to book Ghana date in final

Derrick Kakooza on Monday scored a hattrick as debutants Uganda continued with their dream run at the Total Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, beating Tunisia 4-1 at the Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott to book a date against Ghana in Saturday’s final.

NPFL: Careless defence cost Rivers United 1-0 loss to Kano Pillars – Eguma

Rivers United FC Technical Adviser, Stanley Eguma says careless defence cost his team’s 1-0 loss to Kano Pillars, at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna.

FIFA releases names of African referees, assistant referees to feature Women’s World Cup 2023

Nineteen female referees from Africa have been selected to participate in the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2023, to be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand, during a reserved period in the FIFA Women’s International Match Calendar between 10 July and 20 August 2023.

Nigeria still world’s 31st in FIFA ranking

Nigeria’s Super Eagles retained their spot as the world’s 31st team in the World Football Ranking for the month of December.

Hosts Kano Pillars rally from behind to beat Asante Kotoko 3-2 in CAF Champions League

Kano Pillars Football Club on Saturday defeated visiting Asante Kotoko of Ghana 3-2‎ in the first leg game of their preliminary stage fixture of...

CAF president lays foundation for historic Real Madrid academy in Port Harcourt

Officials of Real Madrid Football Club and Confederation of African Football (CAF) yesterday performed the historic foundation laying ceremony for the Real Madrid Football...

Adamu, Mustapha get CAF appointments

Ahmad Ahmad, president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) AFP The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed Samson Adamu and Abdulhakeem Mustapha as...

FIFA bans Ghanaian referee for life for match fixing

Ghanaian referee Joseph Odartei Lamptey was on Monday banned for life by world football's governing body FIFA for match-fixing. The Confederation of African Football, CAF,...

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