NIGERIA PITCH AWARDS ‘SEASON 9’: VOTING KICKS OFF DECEMBER

Matchmakers Consult, the organisers of the Nigeria Pitch Awards, have announced the commencement of the 9th edition of the Awards. President of the Nigeria Pitch Awards and CEO, Matchmakers Consult, Dr. Shina Philips unveiled the plans at a media briefing in Lagos on Tuesday. Dr. Philips informed that the 9th edition of the Awards will commence on Thursday, December 1st, 2022 with the voting process. Giving assurances that the organisers will remain committed to the core principles of credibility, transparency and integrity, Dr. Philips announced that Voting will end on…

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ABUJA TO HOST 8TH NIGERIA PITCH AWARDS CEREMONY, MARCH 27TH

Organizers of the Nigeria Pitch Awards has announced plans to host the 8th Award Ceremony after the FIFA World Cup play-off final leg between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Black Stars of Ghana on 27th March in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. In a statement, Dr. Shina Philips, President of the awards said that in addition to announcement of winners for all award categories, Dr Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, wife of the President will be honoured with the Special Achievement in Sports Award for her contributions to the development…

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NIGERIA PITCH AWARDS ORGANISERS SET TO ANNOUNCE NOMINEES

Organizers of the prestigious Nigeria Pitch Awards are set to unveil the nominees for the 8th edition of the awards on Wednesday 5th January 2022 at the Ibis Hotel in Ikeja, Lagos. In a statement released in Lagos, Shina Philips, the President of the Nigeria Pitch Awards stated that organizers ‘will continue to abide by our core principles of transparency, credibility and integrity as we work assiduously to sustain the longest running football awards in the nation’s history’.  Philips noted that in spite of the harsh economic conditions in the…

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NIGERIA PITCH AWARDS SEASON 8: AISHA BUHARI, IGP USMAN BABA, AMAJU PINNICK, AMOKACHI TO BE HONOURED

Organisers of frontline Football awards-Nigeria Pitch Awards on Tuesday, announced it will bestow special awards of honour on Nigerian First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari, Inspector General of Police, Mr. Alkali Usman Baba, Nigerian Football Federation President, Mr. Amaju Pinnick and Presidential Assistant on Sports, Mr. Amokachi. This was revealed at a luncheon hosted for the voters of the awards at the Ibis Hotel, Toyin Street, Ikeja, Lagos. According to the President of Matchmakers Consult, organisers of the Nigeria Pitch Awards, Mr. Shina Philips, the Special Achievement in Sports Award to…

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NIGERIA PITCH AWARDS MOURNS IBIDUN ITUAH-IGHODALO

Organizers of the Nigeria Pitch Awards, have expressed shock and deep sadness over the sudden demise of former Miss Lux, Pastor Mrs. Ibidun Elizabeth Ituah-Ighodalo (Nee Ajayi). Ibidun, wife of Pastor Ituah Ighodalo died in the early hours of Monday in her hotel room in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. In a statement released in Abuja, Shina Philips, President of the Nigeria Pitch Awards, said “I am still in deep shock over the sudden death of Mrs. Ighodalo. I am a personal friend of the Pastor Ituah Ighodalo’s family.…

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