NFF elections to hold in Katsina

The annual general Assembly of Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has approved Katsina as venue the next NFF Elective Congress. The date for election was fixed as 30th September 2018. However, this approval is subject to any amendments to the Statutes in view of the coming NFF Bill. Similarly, the congress composed new NFF Electoral and NFF Electoral Appeal Committees thus: Electoral Committee: Barr. Mohammed Sani Katu; Mr. Sani Salawu; Barr. S.C.A. Umeha; Barr. Olusola Oke; Mr. Mohammed Manzo; Dr. Mohammed Sanusi (Secretary). Standby: Hon. Isong Isang; Barr. Mohammed Aliyu Sambo.…

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Katsina, Lagos to host National Badminton Championships in November

Lagos and Katsina are to host 2 National Badminton Championships in November, the Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) declared in Lagos on Wednesday. The alliance settled Nov. 8 to Nov. 11 for the first Katsina Golden Star National Badminton Championship, while it planned Nov. 15 to Nov. 18 for the first Mutual Benefits Assurance National Badminton Championship in Lagos. The President of BFN, Francis Orbih, told our source that N2.7 million money prizes was in question for each of the competition. “The rivalries in Katsina has a prize of about…

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Hot cake: Plateau Utd, Enyimba, Kano Pillars battle for Katsina Utd midfielder Destiny Ashadi

Katsina United midfielder Destiny Ashadi is now one of the most sought after stars in the NPFL as champions Plateau United, Enyimba, Kano Pillars and Enugu Rangers are all locked in a battle to sign him for the new season. Ashadi’s agent told Scorenigeria.com.ng that as many as eight top NPFL are jostling for the talented young central midfielder. Ashadi, who was the creative force in the heart of Katsina United midfield in the recently concluded NPFL season, scored five goals and created six assists to help Katsina United escape…

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‘Funding, Lack of government support challenges Polo in Nigeria- Katsina Emir

The President of the Nigerian Polo Federation; the Emir of Katsina Alhaji Abdulmuminu Kabir Usman has decried over negligence shown by Nigerian Government in funding polo games in the country. The Emir made the revelation on Thursday, when the newly elected President of Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) Mr. Francis Obi paid him a courtesy visit at his palace in Katsina accompanied by the management of Golden Star Badminton Club Katsina (GSK). The Emir said the Nigerian government had shelved polo games without given it due considerations in terms of…

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ATTENTION! Katsina Post is looking for talented Reporters and Marketers (Read and Apply)

POST MULTIMEDIA –the publishers of Katsina Post (www.katsinapost.com) and Katsina Post HAUSA (www.hausa.katsinapost.com) as the largest and most visited Katsina based online media platform is looking for most talented media users, writers and marketers (as the case may be) who are passionate about general blogging with special interest to events happening in and around Katsina State. REQUIREMENTS: Educational Qualification: Fresh Graduates, Youth Corp members, National Diploma, Higher National Diploma, NCE. Must reside in either Katsina, Daura, Funtua, Dutsin-ma, Malumfashi, Mani or Kankia local governments. Good English and sound in Hausa. Excellent…

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Katsina United boost survival hopes after 2-0 home win against Sunshine Stars

Katsina United achieved a big step in their bid to stay up in the NPFL after they avenged a 2-0 loss at Sunshine Stars in the first round of the season. Striker Chinedu Udechukwu’s brace helped hosts Katsina United to defeat a resolute Sunshine Stars inside the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium in Katsina. Katsina United have now won 14 of 18 home games played thus far. They have now shut to 13th position on the NPFL table with 49 points from 36 games. They will host already relegated Remo Stars in their…

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Katsina 2017 Polo: Katsina Danmarna, Western Ponies triumph as tournament begins

Katsina Danmarna Polo Club defeated its counterpart Katsina Gobarau 4½ – 4 goals in Ibrahim Coomassie Cup as the annual Katsina Polo tournament, organized by the Nigeria Polo Federation began on Saturday. NAN reports that the officials at the tournament awarded the Danmarna 1½ goals due to the superiority of Katsina Gobarau players in terms of expertise in the game. Danmarna’s second goal was scored by Ahmed Abdulmumuni five minutes into the first Chukka of the game, while the third goal was scored by Abba Sani Kangiwa for Danmarna in…

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17 Polo Clubs to participates in Katsina tournament

The Katsina Polo Club, says 17 polo clubs are participating in the 2017 polo tournament that commenced on Aug. 19 in Katsina.Alhaji Mohammed Sararin-Kuka, the club’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Katsina on Saturday that 13 clubs had come from outside Katsina State. Sararin-Kuka said that while four clubs are Katsina-based, players had arrived from Kano, Kaduna, Jos, Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Borno states as wells as Abuja. He noted that the clubs from the other states have registered their players for the…

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Masari Assures NYSC Members Of Adequate Security, Safety

The Katsina state governor Aminu Bello Masari has assured NYSC Corp members posted to the state of adequate security and protection in their places of primary assignment. KATSINA POST REPORTS Masari gave the assurance on Tuesday while closing 2017 Batch A stream II corp member’s orientation exercise held at the state NYSC orientation Camp, Mani Road Katsina. The governor, who was represented by the special adviser on youth development, Ibrahim Khalil Aminu, said that his administration would not compromise the safety and security of corps members deployed in the state.…

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Katsina United knocks Wiki Tourist 2-0 at Muhammad Dikko Stadium

Destiny Ashadi -Katsina United midfielder scored his fifth goal of the season vs Wikki Coach Bauldwin Bazuaye has said he hopes Katsina United finish within the top 10 teams in the NPFL after his team recorded a massive home win over Wikki Tourists to climb to 12th on the table. First half goals by Chinedu Udechukwu and Destiny Ashadi gave Katsina United vital three points at home at the expense of Wikki Tourists in an NPFL match day 34 fixture. Katsina United have now shot to 12th position on the league table…

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