The coast is now clear with regards to the 20 September elections into the NFF Executive Committee 2018-2022, following the official release of the list of candidates for the polls by the NFF Electoral Committee on Friday.
Four persons are battling for the presidency, including incumbent Amaju Pinnick.
Pinnick, a former Chairman of the Delta State Football Association and Executive Chairman of the Delta State Commission, is the highest-placed Nigerian ever in football’s boardroom globally.
There is also immediate past President of NFF,Aminu Maigari,who was for several years Chairman of the Bauchi State Football Association and also headed the Bauchi sub-seat for the FIFA U-17 World Cup that Nigeria hosted nine years ago.
A former Nigerian international defender Taiwo Ogunjobi, also has his hat in the ring.
Elections into the NFF Executive Committee 2018-2022 will hold as scheduled on Thursday, 20th September 2018 in the city of Katsina.
World football governing body, FIFA, has concluded plans to send a top-ranking official as an observer to the elections.