April 1, 2023



NFF elections: Dare set to fulfill presidential aspirants 

Minister of Youth and Sports activities Sunday Dare

The Minister for Sports activities and Youth Improvement, Sunday Dare will at the moment (Tuesday) meet with Nigeria Soccer Federation presidential aspirants to search out a long-lasting answer to the logjam bedeviling the elective congress of the federation which has now been postponed to a brand new date.

The Elective Congress of the NFF have been riddled with crises and Courtroom Order stopping the election out rightly with some soccer Stakeholders insisting that the Statutes should be amended to accommodate a bigger home.

 In an invite made out there to our correspondent,  Ismaila Abubakar, the Everlasting Secretary of the Sports activities Ministry learn: The Honourable Minister of Sports activities and Youth Improvement wish to meet with all of the Presidential aspirants to the Workplace of the Nigeria Soccer Federation.

Consequently, you might be hereby invited to a gathering on September 27, at 4:00 pm at Honourable Minister’s Convention Room, Moshood Abiola Nationwide Stadium, Abuja.

The 2022 NFF Electoral Committee cleared 11 aspirants to contest for the nation’s apex soccer physique place in an election scheduled for Friday, thirtieth September in Benin Metropolis which has now been postponed.

Present NFF 1st Vice President, Barr. Seyi Akinwunmi; 2nd Vice President, Mallam Shehu Dikko; Chairman of Chairmen, Alhaji Ibrahim Musa Gusau; Member of Board, Suleiman Yahaya-Kwande; fast previous Common Secretary, Barr. Musa Amadu and; Head of Security and Safety of the Confederation of African Soccer, Dr Christian Emeruwa prime the listing.of the presidential aspirants.

Others are former NFF 1st Vice President, Mazi Amanze Uchegbulam; Chairman of the FCT Soccer Affiliation, Mallam Adam Mouktar Mohammed; former Nigeria worldwide goalkeeper, Peterside Idah; former Chairman of Kano Pillars FC and revered technocrat, Alhaji Abba Abdullahi Yola and UK-based David-Buhari Doherty, have been additionally cleared to run for the exalted publish.

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