NFF annual general assembly holds in Lagos

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will hold its 2016 annual general assembly in Lagos on December 17.

NFF’s General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi said the event will take place at Best Western Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.

According to a statement by NFF spokesman, Ademola Olajire “It will have in attendance Chairmen and Secretaries of the Football Associations of the 36 States and the FCT, Chairmen and Secretaries of the various Leagues.

“Also included are the Chairmen and Secretaries of the Referees Association, Coaches Association and Players Union, Members of the NFF Executive Committee, NFF Management and a number of stakeholders.

“The Executive Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode will be chief host, with the Honourable Minister of Youth and Sports, Barr. Solomon Dalung as the special guest.

“Chairman of the Senate Committee on Sports, Senator Obinna Joseph Ogba; his counterpart in the House of Representatives, Hon. Goni Lawan, also the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Youth and Sports, Mr. Chinyeaka Ohaa are among guests for the day,’’ the statement said.

The Congress will, among other items on the agenda, receive reports from each of the various geo-political zones on their activities in the past one year.

“It will also receive the consolidated and revised balance sheet and profit-and-loss statement of the Federation and consider for approval the Federation’s 2017 budget proposal,’’ Olajire said.



Aisha JM