DIGNITARIES, CAF & FIFA OBSERVERS ENTER THE HALL

DIGNITARIES, CAF & FIFA OBSERVERS ENTER THE HALL

BY ALIYU NASIR KANKARA IN KATSINA.

Activities relating to the 2018 NFF Elective Congress are about to commence. While minutes ago, the hall was empty, the delegates are already coming in.

Among them are the two FIFA Observers, Luca Piazza and Solomon Mudege and also the CAF Observer, Sita Sangare, an Army Colonel who is also President of the Burkina Faso Football Federation.

Luca Piazza, the lead FIFA Observer is a senior official in the FIFA President’s office.  Mudege is FIFA’s Senior Manager for Development Programmes (Africa).

The order of the election will be announced on the floor after the opening ceremonies which will largely be speeches and goodwill messages.