• Adama blasts Pinnick for claiming NFF is broke

    Adama blasts Pinnick for claiming NFF is broke

    A former marketing officer of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Idris Adama, has slammed current president, Amaju Pinnick, for claiming the federation is too broke to fly the Super Eagles to Zambia for Sunday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier.

    On Tuesday, Pinnick told the Senate Sports Committee, that they are yet to pay for the team’s chartered flight and hotel in Ndola, because of financial constraints.

    Adama, in his reaction, claimed that it is fraudulent for such things to be said.

    He revealed that […]

  • Nigerian sports lacks professional handling – Amos Adamu

    Nigerian sports lacks professional handling – Amos Adamu

    A former Director-General, National Sports Commission, Amos Adamu, has said that saddling non-professionals with sports administration is the bane of Nigeria’s sports development.

    Adamu spoke to newsmen in Ilorin on Thursday at the ongoing National Youth Games.

    He said that many administrators saddled with the responsibility of piloting the affairs of the nation’s sports had no technical know-how to succeed.

    Adamu appealed to the Federal Government to employ professionals to handle sports management.

    He said that some of Nigerian coaches lacked the required technical […]

  • Rohr will add to our problem- Amos Adamu

    Rohr will add to our problem- Amos Adamu

    New Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is not good enough and he will “damage” Nigeria before walking away from the country, according to ex-FIFA chief Amos Adamu.

    Franco-German Rohr has signed a two-year contract that will pay him $47,000 a month to lead Nigeria through the 2018 World Cup qualifiers beginning with an October 3 clash in Zambia.

    However, Adamu, who was the sole administrator of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) when the country qualified for their first-ever World Cup in 1994, […]