Category: Sports

Gov. Bello Sacks Kogi United, Confluence Queens Managements

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has sacked the managements of Kogi United FC and Confluence Queens FC. Secretary to the State Government, Folashade Ayoade, announced the...

Turkish Women’s Cup: Kogi-born Ramat Gets Maiden Super Falcons Call-up

Head Coach of Super Falcons, Randy Waldrum has handed Kogi-born midfielder, Ramat Ohunene Abdulkareem her maiden Nigeria call-up ahead of the Turkish Women’s Cup...

Lack of Funds: Kogi Confluence Queens to Boycott NWPL Match Against Robo FC

Except with last-minute intervention by Kogi State Government, Confluence Queens will not honor their NWPL home game against FC Robo on Wednesday. Following the...

Unpaid Sign-on Fees: Kogi United Chairman Frowns at Players’ Protest

The management of Kogi United football club has frowned at the peaceful protest embarked upon by players of the club in Lokoja on Thursday to press home demands for the...

Unpaid Sign-On Fee: Kogi United Players Takes Protest to Government House

Players of Kogi United, on Thursday, launched a peaceful protest at the Kogi State Government House to press home the demand for their unpaid two years sign-on-fees for...

Kogi United Players, Staff Undergoes COVID-19 Test

In line with the directive of the Nigeria National League (NNL), management staff, coaches and players of Kogi United Football Club has undergone test for coronavirus....

Sports Development; The Clog in Governor Yahaya Bello’s Presidential Ambition

It is no longer news that Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State is vying to become the next president of Federal Republic of Nigeria. His intentions have been made clear...

2021 Nat’l Sport Festival: Athletes Protest as Kogi State Fails to Register Athletics

Ahead of the 2021 National Sports Festival, Kogi State government has failed to register athletes for athletics. The National Sports Festival is billed to take place...

YSFON Appoints Coach Kamar Abubakar Kogi East Zonal Coordinator

Youth Sports Federation of Nigeria (YSFON), Kogi State chapter, has appointed Coach Kamar Abubakar as Zonal Coordinator. In a letter signed by the state chairman, Alhaji...

NNL Honors Kogi United Chairman as Football Icon

Chairman of Kogi United, Mallam Abdul Sule has been honored with a Football Icon award by the Nigeria National League (NNL) on Friday. At the 2021 NNL Congress in...