Police manning Nigeria FA office

Police manning Nigeria FA office

Reports emanating from Nigeria indicates that the security forces have sealed off the main office of the Nigerian Football Association in Abuja.

Police manning Nigeria FA office

Soldiers and riot police are manning the entrance of the building. Photo Credit: @SaddickAdams1

According to pictures on social media, both soldiers and police officers are manning the FA’s entrance.

The current situation follows a court ruling last week opined that NFF president Amaju Pinnick lost his post to Chris Giwa in elections in September 2014.

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Giwa and his team had said they would occupy and take over the NFF offices to start work on Monday.

The impasse means Nigeria FA could be ban by Fifa and also put Nigeria's  World Cup qualification hopes in jeopardy.

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