NFF to hold annual meeting tomorrow to prepare election roadmap – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Congressmen from the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) will also meet in Lagos tomorrow to, among other things, draft a roadmap for the federation’s electoral congress later this year. It is the 77th Annual General Assembly (AGA) of the NFF, which will be attended by all members who are expected to attend this year’s Electoral Congress. … Read more

Nigerian leaders have failed to stay true to the democratic vision, Jinadu | The Guardian Nigeria News

Professor Emeritus of Political Science Adele Jinadu spoke in this interview with MUYIWA ADEYEMI about how to solve Nigeria’s multiple challenges, the executive recruitment process and how to secure the electoral system. How will you describe the federal structure and the numerous challenges that are delaying Nigeria’s progress? We must avoid getting caught up in … Read more

Over 250 Kids, Coaches Graduate Jordan Nwora Elite Basketball Camp | The Guardian Nigeria News

American coaches support voluntarilyThe second Jordan Nwora Basketball Elite Camp ended with over 250 boys and girls and coaches attending the training sessions led by experts from America. During the three-day clinic, participants learned the modern techniques of the game of dunking at the event, held at the Warriors Basketball Court in Ilupeju, Lagos. At … Read more

Ogun PDP crisis deepens as Showunmi vows to ‘fight to the end’ | The Guardian Nigeria News

The crisis rocking the Ogun State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) appears far from over as the party’s former contender for governorship Otunba Segun Showunmi has vowed to end the ongoing struggle for the opposition party’s ticket to lead to the end. Showunmi expressed his confidence that at the end of the fight, … Read more

Elon Musk tweets that he is ‘buying Manchester United’ – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Elon Musk tweeted on Tuesday night that he is buying football club Manchester United, although it was not clear if the eccentric billionaire, who is currently embroiled in a legal battle over his bid to buy Twitter, was serious. The 51-year-old CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, who has a habit of posting provocative statements on … Read more

How Fintiri Adamawa Guber upped stakes with female running mate | The Guardian Nigeria News

Signs that Adamawa state’s 2023 gubernatorial election would be very hotly contested emerged recently when Senator Aishatu Binanai defeated five burly male political figures to win the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket. This accomplishment not only made Senator Binani the first woman to seek the gubernatorial ticket of a major political party in Adamawa state, … Read more

Gumel delighted with Nigerian athletes’ performance at Birmingham 2022 | The Guardian Nigeria News

Nigerian Olympic Committee (NOC) President Habu Gumel can’t stop praising the country’s athletes for their efforts at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, where they won 35 medals to become Africa’s number one nation in the Games medals tally to become. Gumel praised the contingent for winning 12 gold, nine silver and 14 bronze medals, … Read more

Nigeria knocks off Gambia, battles Tunisia today – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Nigeria defeated The Gambia 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-15) to claim their second straight win at the ongoing Africa Men’s U-21 Volleyball Championship in Tunisia. In the first set, Nigeria won seven serve points (29 percent), 18 receiver points (82 percent), an ace, had four straight maximum points, four service errors and zero timeouts to post … Read more

FG’s indecisiveness on ExxonMobil-Seplat deal could hurt Nigeria’s oil reform – Bloomberg

By Ediri Ejor A Bloomberg report has stumbled upon the federal government over a so-called “flip-flop” in the stock deals of ExxonMobil and Seplat Energy, warning that indecisiveness in the deal could hurt Nigeria’s oil reform. ExxonMobil, Delaware, announced in February a $1.28 billion transaction to sell its entire interest in Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited … Read more