Seyi Akinwunmi Joins NFF Presidential Race To Declare Formally On Tuesday


After months of speculations, the Lagos State FA Chairman, Seyi Akinwunmi has finally joined the 2022 Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) presidential race.

Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi who announced his entry into the race, in a statement said he would formally declare to run for the position at Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja on Tuesday, 30th August 2022.

He becomes the second person to officially declare to seek the presidential ticket of the NFF.

Former NFF General Secretary, Musa Amadu on Tuesday was the first to officially declare his intension to replace the outgoing NFF President, Amaju Pinnick.

Others in the race include Shehu Dikko, Ibrahim Shehu Gusau, Christian Emeruwa, Abba Yola to mention but few.
Seyi Akinwunmi doubles as NFF First Vice-president.

The sale of the expression of interest and nomination forms will commence on Monday and the Presidential form is pegged at Five hundred thousand naira (N500,000)