On Tuesday, Nigeria’s sports minister, Solomon Dalung, officially endorsed the president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick to contest for a position in the executive committee of Confederation of African Football, CAF later this month.
As for the election into the position of CAF President, Pinnick was also mandated to use discretion and vote for the candidate that will better serve the interest of Nigeria.
The two candidates are the incumbent, Issa Hayatou of Cameroon and challenger, Ahmad of Madagascar.
What is your take on the two candidates? Who should Amaju Pinnick vote for?
The poll is open now and will run through to 12 am on March 15.
Let’s hear your voice at the Sports Village Square. Your opinion may count.
Which CAF Presidential Candidate should get Nigeria’s support?
- Ahmad 86%, 57 votes57 votes 86%57 votes - 86% of all votes
- Hayatou 14%, 9 votes9 votes 14%9 votes - 14% of all votes