State Football Associations Set To Hold Elections
While the majority are focused on next month’s Presidential Polls, the football family in Nigeria are equally gearing up for their own elections.
Elections into the Executive Committees of the Football Associations in the 36 States and the FCT will hold from next week, it has been disclosed on thenff.com.
The first stop will be Rivers State, where the Elective Congress has been set for Port Harcourt on Thursday, 30th January, before Ogun State takes the baton a week later on 6th February and Kano State follows three days after, on 9th February.
Elections will hold in Niger and Ekiti States on 9th February, while FCT will be the next on 11th February and Kebbi State will take its turn on 12th February.
Benue, Zamfara and Plateau States will hold their elective congresses on 13th February. Kwara State will take the stage on 14th February and Nasarawa State will be the next on 15th February.
Bauchi, Kaduna and Kogi States have all opted for 19th February, with Gombe and Osun States in focus on 20th February and Imo and Taraba States to follow on 21st February.
Yobe States will hold its elections on 23rd February while Ebonyi State has fixed 26th February for its own congress.
The dates for the elective congresses of the remaining States will be announced in a few days.