• More FAAN general managers resign over ‘right placement’ exercise

    More FAAN general managers resign over ‘right placement’ exercise

    There are indications that some of the top personnel demoted last week in the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, may have resigned their appointments with the agency.

    A source close to the agency said yesterday that some of them were demoted from Grade Levels 17, 16 and 15 to GL 10, 12, 15 and 16 after the right placement exercise that swept at least 22 Directors, General Managers, Deputy General Managers and Assistant General Managers.

    A particular Acting Director was massively […]

  • SCANDAL!! Eight Premier League Managers Accused Of Taking Bribe!

    SCANDAL!! Eight Premier League Managers Accused Of Taking Bribe!

    The Daily Telegraph has agreed to give all relevant transcripts to the Football Association (FA) following further revelations in its investigation into alleged corruption in English football that brought down England manager Sam Allardyce.

    On Tuesday, the UK newspaper alleged eight current or former Premier League managers stand accused of receiving illegal payments or “bungs” as part of player transfers.

    The Telegraph, which claims to have found “widespread evidence of corruption in the English game”, obtained its information from Pino Pagliara, who […]

  • NPA Boss Appoints New Port Managers

    NPA Boss Appoints New Port Managers

    It was gathered that the managing director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has approved the appointment of new port managers for the six major seaports across the country.

    This was contained in an internal memo, dated September 14, 2016, emanating from the NPA managing director’s office titled “Disposition.” According to the document, only one of the six old port managers was retained, while the others were redeployed to the NPA headquarters and zones.

    The new port managers are Mrs […]

  • Manchester derby is about the players, not the managers – Mourinho

    Manchester derby is about the players, not the managers – Mourinho

    Jose Mourinho feels that Saturday’s Manchester derby is about “just the players” rather than him and Pep Guardiola. Manchester United boss Mourinho described Manchester City counterpart Guardiola as a “very good manager,” even though they had an intense rivalry while the pair were in charge of Real Madrid and Barcelona respectively.

    When Mourinho was asked in his news conference on Friday about Guardiola, the United manager replied: “It’s a problem? You don’t need my answer.”

    It was then pointed out to Mourinho that […]