Lagos - The Nigeria Women Football League, NWFL has sent
packing three teams from the premier and pro cadre for breach of the rules and
regulations governing the League.
Ayo Abdulrahaman, Executive Secretary of the NWFL, said that
the Ad-hoc Committee governing the NWFL has already communicated this decision
to the affected clubs.
The clubs are Tokas Queens, Capital City Doves and State
House Queens. While Tokas Queens and City Doves campaigned in the Premier
League, State House Queens played in the pro league.
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In the letter intimating the Nigeria Football Federation of
the decision and addressed to the NFF General Secretary, Abdulrahaman wrote: “I
have the directive of the Ad-hoc Committee Chairman of the league to inform the
Federation of some league clubs that have lost their slots due to falure to
honour three (3) matches in the current season, and as supported by article 4.2
paragraphs 1 and 5 of the 2015/2016 Nigeria Women Football League rules, they
are out of the league.”
in 2014, that a memorandum of understanding was signed between the Nigeria
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