NFF: NPFL, NWFL, Others To Get Board In May


The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is set to reconstitute board the different league bodies under its supervision in May, according to the communiqué issued at the end of it’s Executive Meeting on Monday.

It was contained in astatement made available by the board , that the board took the decision to further rejuvenate the domestic game to enhance best practice as enshrined in its statutes.

“In order to further rejuvenate the domestic game, the Board took a decision that within the next one month, the Federation should, through its governing structure best practice and as enshrined in the Statutes, constitute boards for the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL), the Nigeria National League (NNL), the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) and the Nigeria Nationwide League One (NLO).

Similarly, the NFF said it’s disturbed by the vexed issue of agents and football merchants around the various national teams and their debilitating effects on the performance of the teams over the past few years, has vowed to henceforth, mete out stiff sanctions to whoever is caught aiding or abetting, dealing, perpetrating or perpetuating the ignoble activities of these nefarious individuals no matter their roles, status or pedigree.