Abuja - Basking in the euphoria of having one of the best organized and
successful domestic football season in the Nigeria apex League, the Association
of Nigeria Premier League Club chairmen and Managers (Club Owners) are set to
meet in Lagos in what appears to be a review of the season and a get together
celebrations for a hitch free soccer season.
This form part of the resolutions at the end of the Executive meeting of the
Association held on Tuesday in Abuja.
The Club Owners resolution which was signed by the Ag. Chairman Barr. Isaac
Danladi and the Ag. Secretary Alloy Chukwuemeka also congratulated the Golden
Eaglets of Nigeria for winning the U-17 World Cup.
The Association praised the young lads for their commitment and hardwork and
commended the coaches and officials as well as the NFF for the feat achieved.
It added that the various professional clubs in the country would be
encouraged to provide platforms to absorb any of the young stars who
wishes to ply their trade locally in order to boost their performance and
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Club owners have also congratulated the new Minister of sports and Youth
Development Solomon Dalung on his appointment and assured him of necessary
supports for him to excel in office.
The Association charged the new Minister to work along with the already made
progress in the Nigeria domestic league this season and seek ways of providing
the needed atmosphere to consolidate and improve on the success recorded so
Meanwhile all members of the Club Owners are expected to arrive Lagos on
Saturday 21st November 2015 to witness the grand final of this years
Federation cup on Sunday between two member club sides Lobi stars FC vs Akwa
The General Meeting of the Club Owners will hold at Jonaith Hotels and Suites
at Lekki in Lagos on Monday 23rd November 2015 by 10pm to review the just
concluded season, after which members will proceed to the Lagos Business School
to attend a sportspro capacity building workshop for sport administrators
between 24th to 26th November 2015.
Also In a related development, members of the Club Owners will on Tuesday 24th
November by 7pm attend the yearly end of season dinner party for club chairmen and
Managers alongside their spouses, put together by one of its partners
and promoters, Owu sports Wears Ltd, a local sports kits manufacturer. The
event holds at Lampoghini center Lekki Lagos till dawn