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NFF constitutes referees, disciplinary other committees ahead NPFL 2022/2023 season

NEWS DIGEST – The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced the constitution of four committees for the period 2022-26.

The committees are, Referees, Match Commissioners, Disciplinary and Appeals.

Respected former FIFA referee, Faith Irabor will head the Referees Committee, while Rabiu Umar will serve as vice president.

The Match Commissioners Committee is headed by the NFF board, Babangana Alkali, with another member of the football house, Ganiyu Majekodunmi serving as vice president.

Former vice-chairman of the Anambra State Football Association, Barrister JBC Obikwelu will run the affairs of the Disciplinary Committee.

The Referees and Match Commissioners’ committees are scheduled to meet with the NFF on Thursday in Abuja in preparation for the Nigeria Professional Football League 2022/23 season commencing on Saturday, January 8, 2023.

FULL LIST:

REFEREES COMMITTEE

Mrs Faith Irabor                  – Chairman

Mallam Rabiu Umar           – Vice Chairman

Oba James Odeniran          – Member

Mr Abraham Zakowi          – Member

Mallam Waziri Furo Gawe – Member

Mr. C. C. Chukwujekwu     – Member

Mallam Bello Abubakar      – Member

MATCH COMMISSIONERS COMMITTEE

Alh. Babagana Kalli            – Chairman

Alh. Ganiyu Majekodunmi – Vice Chairman

Hon. Usman Maulud           – Member

Alh. Aminu Mammaga       – Member

Alh. Idris Abdullahi Thuraya – Member

Mr. Anthony Ugwu               – Member

Otunba Mustapha Razaq       – Member

Chief Kenneth Nwamuocha – Member

DISCIPLINARY COMMITTEE

Barr. J. B. C. Obikwelu                  – Chairman

Barr. Abdulrahman Abdulrahman – Vice Chairman

Barr. Ibrahim Mukhtar                  – Member

Barr. Wole Ademoyegun              – Member

Barr. Bello Galadi                         – Member

APPEALS COMMITTEE

Barr. Gandi Umar Mohammed (mni) – Chairman

Barr. Martin Usen Effiong                  – Vice Chairman

Barr. Bemva Akortsaha                      – Member

Barr. Bweino Dauda                           – Member

Barr. Bukar Muazu                             – Member

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