Nigerian Striker Set To Be Loaned Out By Chelsea

By all indications, young Nigerian striker Ike Ugbo is set to be loaned out by Chelsea before the close of the transfer window, is reporting. The 19-year-old has been training with the Blues loan group since the start of pre-season training. Read more;

Sports Ministry inaugurates six-man NFF Reconciliation Committee

Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung yesterday inaugurated a six-man Elders Stakeholders Reconciliation Committee to resolve the lingering crisis in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). According to a statement from the minister’s office, the committee was set up following a decision taken at the Stakeholders Roundtable on Governance Challenges of the NFF held on July 24, 2018. Read more:

NFF crisis: Aminu heads reconciliation committee

Sports minister,  Solomon Dalung, on Monday inaugurated  the  six-man  Elders Stakeholders Reconciliation Committee  headed by former Nigeria Football Federation chairman Abdulmumini Aminu to resolve the leadership crisis in the NFF. The sports ministry  set up the committee  following a decision taken at the Stakeholders Roundtable on Governance Challenges on July 24. Read more;

Tanzania Appoint Amuneke New Head Coach On Two-Year Deal

The Tanzania Football Federation have announced the appointment of former Nigerian winger, Emmanuel Amuneke as the new head coach of the Taifa Stars, Completesportsnigeria. com reports. Read more;

Nigeria: Govt Spends $1M to Evacuate Stranded Nigerians in Russia – Minister

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has said that the federal government spent $1 million to evacuate Nigerians who were stranded in Russia after the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament. The first batch of 155 stranded Nigerians arrived the country on July 20, while the last batch of 200, arrived Nigeria on Sunday, August 5. Read more;