Lagos - The Nigeria Nation-Wide League (NNWL) has announced
January 20, 2014 as deadline for the registration of clubs ahead the kick-off
of the new season.
According to a letter sent to all participating clubs and
forwarded to News24 Nigeria, the
NNWL said it released a guideline for club registration on December 12, 2013,
setting January 10 as closing date.
But the NNWL extended the time by one week (January 17), and
has now warned that any club who fails to complete its registration on January
20 will pay a fine of fifty thousand naira (N50 000).
The NNWL has earlier entered a sponsorship agreement with
Standard alliance Insurance PLC of N8.M annually for 3 years (total sum of 24
million for 3 years).
Also, the mandatory comprehensive insurance policy for all
the League clubs and endorsement of Standard Alliance Insurance Company as
Official Insurance company (Benefits: 250 000 for death, 250 000 for permanent
injuries and 20 000 for injuries).
It has as well made mandatory, medicals check-up for all
Nationwide League Clubs players and Officials to be supervised by the League