Nine days to the end of the year, Minister of Sports, Mr. Solomon Dalung, has said that his ministry has yet to receive its 2016 budget. He spoke in Abuja at the Special Edition of Town Hall Meeting series dedicated to youths. The event, which was held at the Presidential Villa, was attended by other six ministers. Dalung, however, said that President

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Former Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama is the fifth highest paid African in the French Ligue 1. French sports daily L’Equipe has published a list of the salaries of all the footballers in Ligue 1 and Enyeama, who takes home 1.8 million euros per year (approximately N905 million), is one of the best paid goalkeepers. The Lille netminder earns

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Sports minister Solomon Dalung has ordered an audit of the accounts of the Nigeria Football Federation after FIFA suspended further grants to the body until the NFF properly accounts for the $1.1m it (FIFA) had given the NFF. “I received a report from the NFF intimating me of FIFA’s audit report, which queried the management of $1.1m FIFA’s

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The Super Falcons are scheduled to be paid their entitlements on Friday. The team defeated hosts Cameroon 1-0 in the final of the 2016 African Women’s Cup of Nations in Yaounde on December 3 to win the title for the eighth time. However, the players were not paid their allowances, a development which forced them to embark on a sit-in

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Arsenal took their foot off the gas against Manchester City and they were punished for it, Nigeria international Alex Iwobi has revealed. “I guess you could say we took our foot off the gas,” Iwobi told the club’s website. “Man City took advantage very well in the second half. We were up against a tough side, we were just unfortunate to not keep the

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Struggling French Ligue 1 side Marseille may have succeeded in convincing out-of-favour Chelsea midfielder Mikel Obi to shun big-money move to the Chinese Super League to help revive the club. Former Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt, who bought Marseille in October, had promised to invest heavily in the January transfer window to help

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European champions Real Madrid progressed to the 2016 FIFA Club World Cup final after defeating Mexico’s Club America 2-0 at the Yokohama International Stadium in Japan on Thursday. Karim Benzema bagged a late first-half goal, while Cristiano Ronaldo sealed the victory with a second goal in second-half injury time, the News Agency of Nigeria

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