Abuja - The
Nigeria Football Federation and the League Management Company have expressed
satisfaction with the current state of the Nigerian football leagues,
especially the Nigeria Professional Football League.
a joint press briefing of the NFF Organizing Committee, the League Management
Company and the NFF Referees Committee in Abuja on Tuesday, NFF 1st Vice
President Seyi Akinwunmi expressed confidence that the Leagues can only get
better, in the face of ‘the commitment of the Amaju Pinnick –led NFF towards
taking Nigeria football to new heights’.
wonderful results, we have always expected because of the carefully-laid-down
training programme for the referees and the referee assessors vis-à-vis
capacity building for referees in the United Kingdom and the series of seminars
organized here in Nigeria for the referees and referee assessors.
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feel delighted that FIFA acknowledge our efforts and the commitment of the
Amaju Pinnick-led NFF towards taking Nigerian football to new heights, by
approving a very special training course for our referees, referee assessors
and physical fitness trainers which had been organized in Abuja from 23 – 29
General Secretary, Mohammed Sanusi, reiterated the readiness of the present NFF
team to run a transparent, accountable administration for the good of the
Nigeria game, and charged the media to provide its invaluable support all the
way, and also not to be shy to come forward with useful information that could
help eradicate unhealthy practices.