Abuja - More than 230 Nigerian referees will be involved in
this year’s FIFA Elite Member Association programme taking place between 16th
and 20th May 2016 in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
Chairman of the NFF Referees Committee, Yusuf Ahmed Fresh,
said all arrangements have been concluded for the international program that
will involve Nigeria’s 20 men and women FIFA referees, 17 elite National
referees, 95 National referee assessors, 65 National physical fitness instructors
and 35 non –FIFA women referees.
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Head of the NFF Referees Unit and Secretary of the NFF
Referees Committee, Sani Zubair, explained that the team of four FIFA
instructors will be led by the Regional Development Officer, Carlos Henriques.
They will be supported by respected Nigerian instructors
Linus Mba, Calistus Chukwujekwu, Felicia Okonji, Aminu Mohammed, Abraham
Zakowi, Emmanuel Imiere, Dr. Oladipo and Emmanuel Obafemi.For
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