Fifa Lifts Suspension On Nigeria


World football governing body, Fifa, has lifted Nigeria's suspension from international competition after the country's football leaders were reinstated.


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  • Nigeria:  Fifa Set to Lift Suspension On Nigeria

    Daily Independent, 17 July 2014

    World football governing body, Fifa is expected to overturn a suspension slapped on Nigeria over perceived government interference in the affairs of the Nigeria Football Federation ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Fifa Suspension - Adamu Keeps Sealed Lips

    Daily Independent, 16 July 2014

    Former Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) executive committee member, Dr Amos Adamu who headed the Nigerian read more »

  • Nigeria:  DG Assures On Fifa Ban

    Daily Independent, 16 July 2014

    The National Sports Commission (NSC) Director General, Hon. Gbenga Elegbeleye has assured that FIFA will soon lift the ban on Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) over government ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Fifa Ban Looms Today

    This Day, 17 July 2014

    Nigeria's football is set to go into the wilderness today a the deadline given by FIFA for the reversal of the suspension clamped on the Aminu Maigari-led board of the Nigeria ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Rwanda Wants Fifa Ban On Nigeria to Continue

    Daily Independent, 16 July 2014

    The Rwanda football fans are praying fervently that the FIFA suspension placed on Nigerian football should not be changed so that its team can qualify for next year's Cup of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigeria Rise to 34th On Fifa Ranking

    Daily Independent, 17 July 2014

    The Super Eagles have risen up ten places in the latest global rankings released on Thursday following their second round finish in Brazil read more »

  • Nigeria/Benin:  Fifa Ban - Benin Republic Calls Off Match

    Vanguard, 16 July 2014

    An international friendly match involving Nigerian club Sunshine Stars and Benin Republic in Cotonou has been called off following a FIFA ban on Nigeria, officials informed . read more »

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