Dubious Officiating: 54 NPFL, NNL, NWFL Referees To Appear Before Disciplinary Committee

Dubious Officiating: 54 NPFL, NNL, NWFL Referees To Appear Before Disciplinary Committee

By Amaechi Agbo

Determined to enthrone professionalism and eliminate bad eggs within its fold, the Nigeria Football Federation Referees Committee has directed 54 referees to appear before it to offer explanations regarding matches they handled in the three tiers of leagues in the country.

The 54 referees drawn from the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL; the Nigeria Women Football League, NWFL and the Nigeria National League, NNL are to appear before the committee on Tuesday, May 18, 2021.

A release by the Publicity Secretary of the Nigeria Referees Association, NRA, Kelechi Mejuobi noted that the affected referees are to appear at the committees office in Abuja by 2pm.

A breakdown of the referees show that 28 are from the NPFL, 7 from the NWFL while 19 are from NNL.

Their invitations to appear before the committee is not unrelated with their conducts in carrying out their professional duties in the leagues concerned.

Below is the release by NRA:

The Nigeria Referees Association, (NRA),has been directed by the Nigeria Football Federation Referee’s committee to inform the following Referees that they are hereby invited to appear before it on Tuesday 18th May, 2021 in NFF Abuja by 2.00pm demanding explanation on what happened in the match they were involved as follows: –

PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE

1.​Adamawa Utd Vs Enyimba int fc
​Bashir Salihu ​​CR​​ Kano
​Tejiri Digbori​​ ARI DT
Rasheed Ismaila ​​ARII​​Kwara

2.​Plateau utd vs MFM FC​​
Bala Aliyu Kyari ​​CR Sokoto
Abdulrasheed Jimoh​ ARI Bauchi
Eze Chinonso ​​ARII​​ Enugu

3.​Wikk Tourist Vs Sunshine Stars​
Samuel Agba ​​CR​​ Cross Rivers
Bwamba Peter ​​ARI​​ FCT
Aliyu Sanusi ​​ARII​​ Katsina

4.​Jigawa Golden Stars Vs Nasarawa Utd ​
Ben Onyika ​​​CR​​ Akwa Ibom

5.​Adamawa Utd Vs Ifeanyiubah Fc
​Ephraim Iyorhe ​​CR​​ Benue
Yusuf Ibrahim ARI​​ Kano
Felagha Johnbull​​ ARII Bayelsa

6.​Enyimba Int’l Fc vs Dakkada FC
​Sani Babayo​​​ CR Gombe
​Mohammed Zango​​ ARI Kano
​Igagwu Haruna​​ ARII Kogi

7.​Kano Pillars Vs Heartland Fc​​
​Salihu Tatabu​​ CR Niger
​Ibrahim A Tiaku​​ ARI Yobe
​Ogundiran Felix​​ ARII Oyo

8.​Kano Pillars Vs MFM Fc​​
​Mohammed Gata​​ CR Niger
​Usman Abdullahi​​ ARI Gombe
​Kingsley Anyanwu​​ ARII Imo

9.​Kwara Utd Vs Nasarawa Utd
​Grema Mohammed​ CR Borno
​Hope Igho​​​ ARI Lagos
​Abba Abubakar​​ ARII Kano

10.​Warri Wolves Vs Kano Pillars​
​Jelli Ogunmuyiwa​​ CR Lagos
​Aminu Salihu​​ ARI FCT
​Hassan Dauda​​ ARII Yobe

NIGERIA NATIONAL LEAGUE
Yobe Desert Stars Vs Zamfara Utd ​
Bawa Likita ​​​CR​​ Nasarawa
Zubairu Kana ​​ARI​​Nasarawa
Isyaku Musa ​​ARII​​ Nasarawa

3sc fc vs Go Round
Uche Osondu​​ CR Abia
Ogbonna C​​​ARI​​ Abia
James Kalu ​​​ARII​​ Abia

DMD Fc VS G & K Shekarau Fc​
Ali Garba​​​ CR Gombe
Suleiman U​​​ ARI Gombe
Umar H ​​​ARII​​ Gombe

Niger T Vs Yobe Desert Stars
M Garba K ​​​CR​​ Kebbi
Samaila H ​​​ARI​​ Sokoto
Mudasiru Lukman ​​ARII​​Sokoto

Osun Utd Vs Vandrezzer Fc ​
Ajayi Joy​​​ CR Ondo
Ogundiran Wale​​ ARI Ondo
Aladenika Yemi ​​ARII​​Ondo

Sokoto Utd Vs Efcc
Haruna U ​​​CR​​ Katsina

Dynamite Fc VS Vandrezzer Fc
Ezeobele Irenaeus CR Anambra
Ogai Chibuzor​​​ ARIAnambra

Osun utd Vs Nilayo Fc​​
Okolosi Isiah CR Edo

WOMEN LEAGUE
Maryam Usman ​​​CR​​ Kogi State
Super Six
Asoluka Ihuoma​​​​​ Imo
Okafor Ruth​​​​​​ Lagos

Osun Babes Vs Delta Queens
Adeyemi Christiana​​ CR​​ Ondo​

NASARAWA QUEENS VS DELTA QUEENS
Benjamin Kenneth ​CR​​Kaduna
Micheal Ubah​​ ARI Kaduna
Kasali Khadijat​​ ARII Niger

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