Category Archives: Awards

League Bloggers Awards Announces Nominees For April NPFL Awards

Four players and four head coaches have been shortlisted for the April player and manager awards respectively in the Nigeria Professional Football League by the League Bloggers Awards (LBA). The four to vie for the player’s award are Lobi Stars goalkeeper Olufemi Kayode, Junior Lokosa of Kano Pillars, Emeka Ogbugh of Rivers United and Kwara […]

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Chairman Nigeria Football Supporters’ Club… Rev Ikpea Receives National Leadership Award

The National Chairman of the Nigeria Football Supporters’ club, Rev. Samuel Ikpea has been honoured with a national leadership award by the Society for Advancement of Credible Leadership ( SOACREL). Presenting the award to Ikpea at the NFSC headquarters in Lagos, the Director- General of the Abuja based organisation, Ambassador Johnny Ben, described Ikpea as […]

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Lokosa, Itoya and Ohawume Chase Nigeria Professional Football League Match Day 19 VAT Wonder Goal Award

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) leading scorer is one of three players whose goals have been shortlisted for the NPFL Match Day 19 VAT Wonder Goal Award. Lokosa scored a brace in Kano Pillars defeat of troubled Heartland FC of Owerri as the season reached the halfway mark on Sunday, April 29. Other nominees include […]

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Anthony Joshua Receives Prestigious Future Awards As He Celebrates His African Heritage

World Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua was recently presented with the prestigious Future Awards Africa in London, after his unification battle for the Heavyweight title, against Joseph Parker. The award was earlier collected on his behalf by Dr Rafiu Ladipo, the President of the Nigerian Boxing Board of Control and Khomeini Bukhari, of Peel Aston Global […]

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First Nacra 15 World Championship Starts in Barcelona on Monday 23 April With 60 Teams From 18 Countries

Right now in Barcelona, 60 eager Nacra 15 youth teams representing 18 Nations and four continents are preparing their first official Nacra 15 World Championship. Sailors are coming from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Canada, Spain, Finland, France, Great Britain, Italy, US Virgin Islands, Holland, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, Switzerland and the United States. This […]

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Hamza Abara and Samson Obi Win League Bloggers Awards For March 2018

Niger Tornadoes head coach Hamza Abara and Abia Warriors striker Samson Obi have been named the Manager and Player for March in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) respectively by the League Bloggers Awards (LBA). The LBA announced the winners (today) Wednesday from a shortlist of eight nominees earlier in the week. Abara has been […]

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Now That The Pitch Is Over – Jide Olaniran

Sometime ago the Nigeria Football Federation called a press conference to announce that it is going to organize its own awards ceremony to recognize and reward excellence in the game. According to one of the executive members of the football body “The stock of Nigerian Football is on the upward trajectory” emphasis is mine. If […]

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Lagos Bubbles As First – Ever AITEO/NFF Awards Holds

There is huge excitement and expectation in the Nigerian Football firmament as the inaugural edition of the NFF Football Awards, supported by partners AITEO as Sponsors and Lagos State as Host City, holds at the Eko Hotels & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos on Monday, 19th February 2018. It is the first time that the nation’s […]

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Japan’s Matsuda Tomoyuki and United States’ Kimberly Rhode win 2017 Shooter of the Year awards

It’s the second award for the 42-year-old Japanese shooter, who already claimed it once in 2010. For the American six-time Olympic medalist, instead, it’s the first Shooter of the Year trophy. Munich (GER), 26 January 2018 – Kimberly Rhode of the United States of America and Matsuda Tomoyuki of Japan have been named the 2017 […]

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2017 FILIPPI SPIRIT AWARD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

World Rowing and Filippi Boats are on their way to pick the 2017 Filippi Spirit Award winner with the announcement of the top five finalists Featuring three Africans, a Serbian and one from Great Britain, the finalists were narrowed down from more than 20 applicants from 12 nations, including Olympic rowers, national team members and […]

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ICC MEN’S TEST AND ODI TEAMS OF THE YEAR 2017 ANNOUNCED

India’s Virat Kohli has been named as captain of the ICC Men’s Test and ODI Teams of the Year 2017, which were announced today by the International Cricket Council. Apart from his own stellar performances across both the formats during the period between 21 September 2016 and 31 December 2017, Kohli also inspired India to […]

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MINISTRY OF YOUTH AND SPORTS TO HONOUR INVESTORS TODAY

The Ministry of Youth and Sports is to hold an Awards night for various sponsors of athletes, competitions and sports projects. The event holds on Friday, January 19, 2018 at the VIP Lounge of the Abuja National Stadium. The Awards night, according to the Minister Barrister Solomon Dalung is to appreciate investors in sports development […]

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