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Super Falcons captain, Desire Oparanozie has asked that the women’s senior national team be paid the same amount of money paid to the men’s national team, the Super Eagles. She made the call at the 2019 Ladies In Sports (LIS) Conference held on Friday, July 26 at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos. “I think […]

With the continental finals of Africa, South America, and North, Central America and the Caribbean reaching a crescendo in the past month, the latest edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking has seen a number of significant changes. Unsurprisingly, the regional kings are some of the primary beneficiaries in the July update. New South American champions […]

Friday, July 19, 2019, marked the end of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), a spectacular tournament that had people glued to their screens for the month of its duration. Africa moved to the rhythm of AFCON 2019, with more than 10 million people choosing Facebook to share their passion and excitement.   People across […]

The conference, scheduled to take place at the Finicky Event Center,  Jibowu, Lagos on Saturday, 27th July, 2019, comes at the back of a successful maiden edition and is expected to host 400 aspiring footballers alongside football administrators/stakeholders at all levels. Ogu was part of the Super Eagles side that claimed bronze medals at the […]

At about 1009 hours On Friday 19th July 2019, Aviation security officials of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria arrested an intruder who was sighted trying to climb into an Azman aircraft waiting for clearance from Air Traffic Controllers. The pilot of the Azman aircraft with registration number 5N-HAI departing Lagos to Port Harcourt reported […]

    The Executive board of Ekiti Football Association are leaving no stones unturned in line with its promises to take football in the state to the desired level. In a press release made available by the Media Officer of EKSFA, Ayodeji Okunuga, the Bayo Olanlege led FA board has therefore set up seven different […]

An Air Peace flight numbered 5N BRN, flying from Abuja to Port Harcourt today, skidded off the Port Harcourt International Airport runway at about 1500hours. The incident occurred during a heavy downpour at the airport.   There were no casualties however, as all 87 passengers and 6 crew members on board the flight were safely […]

The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has stated that the Authority is collaborating with the government of Enugu State to address the menace of airport encroachment at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. Capt. Yadudu made the disclosure today, following a joint facilities inspection visit to the airport by the […]

The Federal Government of Nigeria has appointed Capt. Mukhtar Yusuf Muye as the Director of Airport Operations, DAO, of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN. A highly trained Commercial and Multi –Engine Instruments Pilot, Capt. Muye has had a distinguished career in the Nigerian Aviation Industry. Until his recent appointment in the FAAN, he […]

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has notified airlines, airport users and the general public that effective Friday June 7, 2019, the Murtala Muhammed International Airport’s Apron Gate 1 and some sections of Taxiway F would be closed to human and vehicular traffic for six weeks. FAAN revealed that this closure is to enable the […]

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