Adamu: Kalu is a Better Candidate than Odegbami

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Former FIFA and CAF Executive Committee member, Dr. Amos Adamu, has declared that, he has decided to throw his weight behind the candidature of Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, for the vacant FIFA presidency ahead of another Nigerian Chief Segun Odegbami, because Kalu is a better candidate. He said: “If you…

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Kalu gets NFF members support to vie for FIFA presidency

Former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu’s dream of becoming the next FIFA president at the weekend received the support of the board members of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). But the board wants him to make a formal request for endorsement from the federation. Speaking on the merits of…

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Orji Kalu @ FIFA

By Emma Agu The news that Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu is being drafted to join the race for presidency of the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) is generating widespread excitement among many Nigerians. It is a well-known fact that while Nigerians will disagree vehemently on any issue under the…

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FIFA PRESIDENCY: Group urges Odegbami to step down for Kalu

FROM PAUL ORUDE BAUCHI As more stakeholders drummed support for former Abia State governor ,Dr Orji Uzor Kalu, urging him to vie for FIFA presidency position, a group, Nigerian Youths for Orji Uzor kalu (NAYOU-KALU) has appealed to ex-international, Chief Segun Odegbami to drop his ambition and support Kalu. The…

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Adamu mobilises support for Kalu’s FIFA presidential bid

Support has continued to pour in for the FIFA presidential bid of former Abia state Governor, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu. Speaking yesterday, former FIFA and Caf executive committee member, Dr Amos Adamu said “Dr Orji Uzor Kalu is eminently qualified to lead world’s football governing body FIFA. I have absolute…

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FIFA Presidency: It’s time for Africa!

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By  Bonang Khumalo Undoubtedly this is a testy time for FIFA. The world football governing body has been embroiled in several corruption scandals down the years, but the latest of these periodic convulsions has been the most devastating and makes it imperative to change the old order. FIFA president, Sepp…

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APC Chieftain Canvasses Support for Kalu’s FIFA Presidency Bid

A frontline politician and member, Board of Trustees of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Sam Nkire, has joined other well meaning sports stakeholders in calling on the former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, to formally declare his intention to run for the number one position of…

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Gabros to raise N1b for Kalu’s FIFA presidency

By EMMA JEMEGAH A former vice chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and proprietor of Gabros International of Nnewi (which has now metamorphosed to FC Ifeanyiuba), Chief Gabriel Chukwuma, has thrown his weight behind former Abia State governor, Dr Orji Kalu’s ambition to mount the saddle of leadership of…

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