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At least six people were killed and one person injured when gunmen attacked Udawa village in Chikun local government area of Kaduna state in the early hours of Saturday morning. Eyewitnesses...

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For the past few years and regrettably, still in the present times, power-drunk Administrators laying claims to the country’s football body, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) haven’t ceased to plunge soccer-loving...

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WhirlWind News Columns Crux and Thrust

Ban: Dilemma of a soccer loving Nation

For the past few years and regrettably, still in the present times, power-drunk Administrators laying claims to the country’s football body, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) haven’t ceased to plunge soccer-loving Nigerians (including footballers, Coaches, Staff,...

By Ikenna Okonkwo

Crux and Thrust

NFF logjam: A cause with a curse

Anyone who has followed trends within the country’s football fraternity since Super Eagles crashed out of the just concluded World Cup hosted in Russia will continue to get confused by the day due to intrigues which...

By Ikenna Okonkwo

People and Politics

Tambuwal for President! Why not?

On one or two occasions when I broached this subject matter with my colleague and friend, the late Malam Imam Imam, erstwhile spokesman of Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, he had always pled patience....

By Sunny Igboanugo