NFF Holds Emergency Congress In Edo, Set To Amend Statutes
By Amaechi Agbo
The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF has announced August 8th, 2021 as the date for the Exra-Ordinary General Congress, Bestchoicesports.com.ng can report.
The congress which coincides with the final of the 2021 Aiteo Cup will hold in Edo State with agenda centred on the amendment of the federation’s statutes.
In a release on July 29, 2021 signed by the NFF Secretary General, Dr Ibrahim Sanusi addressed to “All delegates, State Football Association, referees, leagues, coaches, and players union,” and scheduled to commence by 10 am prompt, listed “amendment of the 2010 NFF Statutes” as the only agenda to be discussed.
Nasarawa United will battle Bayelsa United in the Aiteo Cup final.
The amendment of the 2010 Statutes is coming on the heal of pressure mounted by the Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria, PFAN on the need to amend the rules as the 2022 elections into the executive board of the NFF approaches.