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Congress members demand AGA hold Aug 15 – VELOXNEWS


The forthcoming elections into the board of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have taken a major twist as the majority of the Congress members are now calling for the Annual General Assembly to take place latest on August 15.

Authoritative sources revealed that a notice of resolution served in May is seeking for the AGA of the NFF to hold latest on August 15, which is exactly three months after the notice given in May.

The majority of the Congress members are irked about the lack of activities in the secretariat of the NFF, as the current board appears to be buying time and foot-dragging over the elections expected to be staged in September.

“There are no signs to show that the elections are coming up. This current board is also showing bad example to others coming behind them,” our source added.

Investigations revealed that the NFF board is hinging the delay on the Bayelsa court case involving the body, which, incidentally has been officially forfeited. The feelers are that the board is hiding behind allegedly waiting for a formal declaration of the withdrawal of the suit by the Bayelsa court which curiously appears reluctant to sit on such a simple issue that can easily be disposed of even without a formal sitting.

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