Home / Sport

Sport

NFF plans to spend N6.4 billion in 2018

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has announced that its total budget for 2018 activities is N6.4 billion (N6,382,500,310). This was part of the decision reached by the General Assembly of the NFF in Jos on Thursday. “The General Assembly approved the NFF Financial Statement for the year 2016 and the …

Read More »

Kanu launches ‘Africa’s largest N1 billion’ lotto

Kanu launches ‘Africa’s largest N1 billion’ lotto

Legendary Nigerian footballer and philanthropist, Nwankwo Kanu, is launching the biggest lotto in Africa to raise funds for the Kanu Heart Foundation, KHF, and help build a specialist cardiac hospital in Abuja, according to a statement. The KHF lotto offers a jackpot starting at N1 billion and will be run …

Read More »

Rohr may take Enyeama to 2018 World Cup

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has hinted that Vincent Enyeama could be in his squad to the 2018 World Cup. Enyeama has been on exile from the team, after a row with former coach, Sunday Oliseh. It led to the former Lille stopper losing the captain’s armband …

Read More »

Loss to South Africa woke us up – Super Eagles Coach Rohr

A Franco-German tactician, Gernot Rohr, has expressed pleasure working with the Super Eagles, following the three-time African champion’s qualification for Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Nigeria became the first African country to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia …

Read More »

Solar cars begin race across Australian desert

Solar cars begin race across Australian desert

SYDNEY, Oct 8 (Reuters) – The World Solar Challenge began on Sunday with 42 solar cars crossing Australia’s tropical north to its southern shores, a gruelling 3,000 km (1,864 mile) race through the outback. The race from the northern city of Darwin to the southern city of Adelaide is expected …

Read More »