Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.


3SC, Kwara United battle for crown in Ilorin

20 February 2015, 15:23Israel Ojoko

Lagos - The 2015 Nigeria National League (NNL) Super Four Tournament involving the teams that got promoted to the Nigerian Premier League (NPL), will converge in Ilorin on Monday to battle for the Champion of Champions title.

The four clubs which will compete in the highly anticipated Pre-season football fiesta are Wikki Tourists Football Club of Bauchi and Kwara United of Ilorin who are Winner and Runner-up of the NNL Group A regular season.

Others are Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan and Gabros International of Nnewi which came first and second in Group B at the end of the last season.

But the true winner of the 2014/2015 NNL season will emerge in Ilorin where all the teams will have the opportunity to test each other at a neutral ground except Kwara United which will have the luxury of having the full compliments of their home fans.

Also read: Wikki, 3SC close in on premier league tickets

The three day competition will end on Wednesday, February 25.

The Board of the NNL rose from its meeting of February 9, 2015 and resolved to stage this year’s edition of the Super Four in Ilorin, the capital of Kwara State.

Already, the NNL secretariat have moved to Ilorin to ensure a hitch free tournament even as participating clubs are expected to arrive Ilorin on Sunday ahead of the Monday kickoff date.

NNL Chairman, Emeka Inyama has also assured fans of good football and therefore urged Ilorin people to troop out in large numbers to watch the best clubs in the domestic league.

For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.

- News24


Mathieu adds to Barca injury problems

26 October 2016, 20:17

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
1 comment
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Nigeria @ 56: Words to my green f...

A leader’s job is not to dictate, but rather to be respected, admired and be a trustee, of the land we love, with so much potential, a land which should be freer than free. Its still a long way to fufilling our destiny! Read more...

Submitted by
Isaac Asabor263
Recession: An opportunity for Nig...

The recession should be seen as an opportunity for the country’s promotion as long as we all collectively conduct ourselves in a patriotic manner, writes Isaac Asabor.  Read more...

Submitted by
Black and White

We want to imitate the whites in everything because we are ignorant of our inherent originality and content. We spend all our Naira to acquire his inventions because we so oblivious of our natural endowments that we allow him have it for free. Read more...

Submitted by
Nate Nat
Adamawa State University Mubi: A ...

ADSU integrity forum has accused the Sunday Joshua Wugira, a lawyer, of adopting unorthodox tactics by abusing his privilege by attacking the integrity of ADSU Vice Chancellor Dr. Moses Zira Zaruwa, writes a News24 reader. Read more...

Submitted by
Abdulsalam Jubril
My Country Nigeria (Part One)

Poetry by Abdulsalam Jubril.

Submitted by
Abdulsalam Jubril
Recession, dearth in leadership a...

Every leader has the opportunity to become great and making himself immortal in the lives and hearts of people for generations to come. Will Mr. President seize this opportunity?, questions Abdulsalam Jubril. Read more...