Breaking News: NFF lifts suspension on NPL congress, new congress date to be fixed

Aminu Maigari

The Premier League board will now fix a new date for its congress.


The Nigeria Football Federation has lifted the suspension of the congress of the Nigeria Premier League, NPL.

This was done after a meeting held Thursday evening in Abuja between leaders of the two football bodies.

The Premier League board will now choose a new date to hold the congress. The new commencement date for the Nigeria Premier League will be ratified by the NPL congress when it is held.

The football federation had earlier ordered the suspension of the NPL congress, to have been held mid November, over allegations of corruption against the latter’s board.

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