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NFF greets Amaju Pinnick at 53



The Nigeria Football Federation  (NFF) has joined the global football community in congratulating Amaju Pinnick, the body’s immediate past president who clocked 53 this Friday, December 1.

Ibrahim Musa Gusau, the NFF president in his message remarked that he joyfully presented warm sporting regards of the members of Executive Committee, Management and Staff of the Nigeria Football Federation.

“I celebrate you because you are a model of outstanding leadership and patriotic fervour in serving the nation, and your resilience in pursuit of excellence can be appreciated from the heights you have risen to in only a few years.

“As a former President of NFF, we reflect and cogitate daily on the giant strides you left, and as a Member of the CAF Executive Committee and the FIFA Council, we ceaselessly pray for you and wish you the very best in your commuting globally for the cause of the beautiful game.”

Kunle Solaja is the author of landmark books on sports and journalism as well as being a multiple award-winning journalist and editor of long standing. He is easily Nigeria’s foremost soccer diarist and Africa's most capped FIFA World Cup journalist, having attended all FIFA World Cup finals from Italia ’90 to Qatar 2022. He was honoured at the Qatar 2022 World Cup by FIFA and AIPS.

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