THE Chairman Senate Committee on Youth and Sports, Senator Obinna Ogba has promised to continue to lend strong support to the Amaju Pinnick-led Nigeria Football Federation, stating that he is impressed with the performance of the administration so far.
Ogba spoke in his office at the Senate on Tuesday, while receiving a delegation of NFF Executive Committee members, led by the president, Mr. Amaju Pinnick.
“Let me congratulate you on the very good job you are doing. Of course leadership is always associated with challenges, so there must be challenges here and there. But the important thing is that your team is putting up great efforts and you are united.
“The truth is we cannot win all matches, and the earlier we realize that the better for us as a people. I appeal to you to remain united and committed to the development of Nigerian football in all areas,” he said.
Ogba insisted that only one person can be NFF President at any time saying: “this is a properly –constituted authority and I firmly believe in the rule of law. As chairman of the Senate Committee on Youth and Sports, I want to assure you that we will continue to work as a team in the interest of Nigeria football.”