Friday, February 23, 2018

NFF Awards: Moses, Ndidi, Okpotu Battle for Player of the year Award

NFF Awards
EPL stars, Victor Moses , Wilfred Ndidi and Lobi Stars forward, Anthony Okpotu will be battling for the maiden NFF Player of the year award later tonight. The nominees in the various categories for the awards which is scheduled to hold this evening at Eko Hotels & Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos, have been revealed by the Nigeria Football...

FIFA President Infantino arrives Lagos for NFF Awards

NFF Awards
FIFA and CAF sources confirmed to thenff.com yesterday that both Infantino and Ahmad will arrive in Nigeria today for the NFF Awards. Nigeria Football Federation's (NFF) First Vice President and Chairman of the Organizing Committee, Seyi Akinwunmi told thenff.com that the Football bigwigs will be live at the NFF Awards. "SuperSport and AIT will broadcast the Awards ceremony live, starting from...

Eminent world citizens, political leaders, industry moguls to grace NFF Awards

NFF AWARDS
An array of prominent global figures, including FIFA President Gianni Infantino and CAF President Ahmad are now confirmed for the inaugural edition of the NFF Awards. FIFA and CAF sources confirmed to thenff.com on Sunday that Infantino and Ahmad will arrive in Nigeria on Monday and would be live at the event venue alongside Presidents of about 20 Member Associations of FIFA. Governor Akinwunmi...

All eyes on Nigerian women bobsleigh team as 2018 Winter Olympic begins

Bobsleigh
2018 Winter Olympics will have the greatest African representation ever. But it’s the Nigerian women who will compete in the bobsleigh and skeleton event who are among the most remarkable. The 2018 Winter Olympics will begin in Pyeongchang, South Korea on Friday and while South Africa has sent a lone competitor – alpine skier Connor Wilson – the Games will...

Dodomayana emerges Brila FM’s transfer deadline signing

Peter Rufai, Dodomayama
Rufai was a member of Nigeria's 1994 and 1998 world cup squads where the Super Eagles qualified for the round of 16. The Tunisia 1994 Africa Nations Cup winner played in the Dutch Eredivisie, Belgian League and the Spanish La Liga with Deportivo La Coruna. Rufai has now joined former Super Eagles' left back, Ifeanyi Udeze who teamed up with the...

Tinubu buried amidst Tears and Encomiums in Lagos (Video)

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Former NFF Board member, Ayodeji Tinubu has finally been laid to rest, the final burial service was held for the late Special Adviser to Governor Ambode in Lagos. Tinubu, who passed away last Thursday after slumping during a novelty football match in Epe, Lagos state was, until his death, Special Adviser Commerce and Industry to the Lagos State Governor Akinwumi...

Tinubu Buried Amidst Tears and Encomiums in Lagos

Deji Tinubu
Former NFF Board member, Ayodeji Tinubu has finally been laid to rest, the final burial service was held for the late Special Adviser to Governor Ambode in Lagos Today. Tinubu, who passed away last Thursday after slumping during a novelty football match in Epe, Lagos state was, until his death, Special Adviser Commerce and Industry to the Lagos State Governor...

NFF, LASG Commiserates with Late Deji Tinubu Family

Deji Tinubu, Dr Larry Izamoje
The Nigeria Football Federation has commiserated with the Family of a former board member of the Federation and Special Adviser on Commerce, Industry, and Cooperatives to the Lagos State Government, Deji Tinubu. The Former chairman of the Lagos State Sports Commission and seasoned sports analyst, Tinubu slumped and died while playing football at a retreat organized for Lagos Commissioners and Special...

4 reasons Google honoured Late ‘Big Boss’ Keshi with Doodle

Stephen Keshi-doodle
Google is celebrating Super Eagles Legend and Ex-Coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi with Doodle on their Nigeria platform today being his posthumous birthday. Brila is taking a look at Google’s celebration of the Late Big Boss as we point out the four notable reasons for the amazing gesture. Below are the four notable reasons for the gesture: Stephen Keshi is one of...

Brila Media remembers ‘Big Boss’ Keshi on post-humous Birthday

Keshi
Today is Super Eagles Late Coach, and Legend, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi ‘s Post-humous birthday, He should have been 56 today and he has been remembered by the Brila Family. Stephen Keshi was the only Nigerian who claimed the Africa Nations Cup Gold as a player and coach. He captained the Super Eagles in 1994 to victory at the Cup of...