Gov. Ganduje presents official letters of appointment to Kano Pillars Board Members

Kano state Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has formally presented Kano Pillars FC Board Members their appointment letters today, Tuesday 23rd March 2021. The appointed Board Members are Prof. Musa Garba A. A, Aminu Muhammad Inuwa (Chana), Bashir Idris Mu’azu (Jide), Muhammad Musa, Rabiu Isyaku Gama and Hajiya Suraya Aminu Sai Mama. While presenting them with the appointment letters at the state Cabinet office, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje charged them to tightening their belts for the task ahead and to move the club forward. The Governor who was represented by…

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NPFL21: Jugunu targets NPFL title, dedicates Pillars 2-1 victory over Wikki to Gov. Ganduje

By Isma’eel Abba Tangalashi (TangaSports) Acting Technical Adviser of Nigeria’s Professional Football League side, Kano Pillars FC, Ibrahim A. Musa aka Coach Jugunu, has promised to lead the Sai Masu Gida to their 5th NPFL title by the end of the current campaign. The experience tactician was reinstated to head the technical crew in an Acting capacity after the resignation of Frenchman, Emmanuel Lionel Soccoia. So far, Ibrahim A. Musa has led the Sai Masu Gida to a back-to-back victories against Kwara Utd in Kaduna and Wikki Tourists at the…

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Wikki 1-2 Pillars: Jambul commend Pillars Technical crew

By Isma’eel Abba Tangalashi (TangaSports) Charismatic Chairman of the Nigeria Professional Football League side, Kano Pillars FC, Alhaji Surajo Shuaibu Jambul has commended the technical crew of the club and the players for their never-say-die attitude in their 2-1 victory away to Wikki Tourists of Bauchi in the Match Day 17 of the 2020/21 NPFL season. The Pride of Kano displayed one of their best performance so far when they scored two first-half goals courtesy of Nwagua Nyima and David Ebuka in the 13th and 27th minutes of the game…

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Rabiu Ali clinches Man of the Match against Kwara Utd

By TangaSports Kano Pillars FC talisman and captain, Rabiu Ali aka Pele has been named as the Man of the Match against Kwara Utd in the Match Day 16 of the 2020/21 Nigeria Professional Football League season played on Wednesday at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna. The captain opened the scoring for the host from the spot in the 59th minutes of the encounter after Kwara Utd defender was adjudged to have fouled David Ebuka inside the 18-yard box. The captain composed himself well to slot home for his 5th…

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SWAN calls for the relocation of Kano Pillars FC back to Kano ahead NPFL 2nd stanza

By TangaSports Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN, Kano state chapter, has called on the Kano state government, under the leadership of Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, to renovate Kano Pillars stadium, Sabon Gari, to ensure the state darling team, Kano Pillars FC relocated back to the Pyramid City for their Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matches ahead of the second stanza. In a communique issued by the body at the end of its Congress on Thursday, the Association said, it is crucial for the team to relocate back to Kano…

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‘It is my duty to score more goals for Pillars’ – Auwalu Ali Malam

By TangaSports Kano Pillars speedy forward, Auwalu Ali Malam aka ‘Malam Action’, has opened his goal account in the 2020/21 Nigeria Professional Football League season (NPFL), for the Sai Masu Gida on Monday, and he has promised to help them win more games with his goals. Malam Action, who scored 11 goals for the Pride of Kano last season in told the official websites of the club, he is pleased to have scored his first goal in a 1-0 away victory over Ifeanyi Ubah in Monday’s Nigeria Professional Football League…

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NPFL21: January’s LBA Manager, Player of the Month nominees reveal

By TangaSports The influential League Bloggers Awards (LBA) has announced eight nominees that would vie for the Manager and Player of the month awards for January 2021 in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Formed in 2019, the LBA is the foremost independent awards in Nigeria that recognizes outstanding performers in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Four top coaches in the running for the coveted Manager for January are Enyimba’s Fatai Osho, Bala Nikyu of Nasarawa Utd, Gbenga Ogunbote of Sunshine Stars and Stanley Eguma of Rivers Utd. Both…

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I WANT TO SCORE MORE GOALS FOR AKWA UTD__ATSHIMENE

MFON PATRICK Akwa United’s new striker Charles Atshimene on Sunday announced himself to the fans when he scored his first goal for the club in their 3-0 victory over Katsina United on Match-day 9. Atshimene scored the Promise Keepers second goal of the game in the 61st minute after a beautiful work by strike partner Ndifreke Effiong. The former Bendel Insurance and Warri Wolves hitman made his first start for Akwa United against Katsina United after series of substitute appearances. In a reaction after opening his goal account for the…

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NPFL21 _ Pillars to be without important player against Enyimba

Kano Pillars FC will be without the services of central defender, Gerome Henchong, when they files out against Enyimba Int’l on Saturday in the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL, Match Day 5 early kickoff. According to the media officer of the club, Rilwanu Idris Malikawa said the defender would be out of action for at least two weeks due to a ligament injury he sustained during the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL, Match Day 4 at home to Plateau Utd. Malikawa said the medical team had confirmed that the giant…

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‘Spot on!, Ref was right, we will avoid such a costly mistake in the future, says Maikaba

Plateau Utd gaffer, Coach Abdu Maikaba believes the official got his decision of awarding Kano Pillars a spot kick during his side’s 1-0 loss to the Sai Masu Gida on Sunday right after carefully reviewing video of the incidence. Plateau Utd defender, Dennis Nya fouled Abbas Rabiu inside the 18-yard box towards the end of the match and the Referee has no option but to award Pillars a spot kick. The decision did not go down well with members of the Utd bench as some called it a dubious decision.…

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