Nigeria Football Players Union to report to FIFA over non payment of players salaries

he Nigeria Players Union which comprises of active and retired footbll players will formally intervene by sending a letter to Football’s goverbing body, FIFA over non-payment of players salaries by the Nigeria Football Federation and Nigeria Professional Football league, an act further pronounced as clubs suffered financially during the Coronavirus enforced lockdown. Tijani Babangida, who is the Chairman of the Nigeria Players Union and former Super Eagles star disclosed this on Monday June 29, in an interview with Brila FM .     According to Babangida, who was part of…

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Union Bank staff dies from Coronavirus in Lagos

A Union Bank staff has died from Coronavirus complications as confirmed by the Chief Executive Officer of the Bank, Emeka Emuwa.   In an internal memo made public on Monday May 4, it was gathered that the bank staff died while on treatment for Coronavirus at the Infectious Disease Center in Yaba, Lagos.   The bank staff was working remotely since March before contracting the disease.   The memo reads in part;   “Dear colleagues, notwithstanding the easing of the lockdown, the threat of COVID-19 remains high and real. Today, we received…

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