July 25, 2024
Tinubu Backs Amaju Pinnick’s Re-Election Bid Into FIFA Council
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Tinubu Backs Amaju Pinnick’s Re-Election Bid Into FIFA Council

President Bola Tinubu has backed the re-election bid of Amaji Pinnick into the Council of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA).

The FIFA Council is the principal decision-making organ of the organization in the intervals of the FIFA Congress.

The Council comprises 37 members elected by the FIFA Congress for a renewable term of four years.

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Pinnick, two-term President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), was elected into the Council in March 2021 – the third Nigerian after the late Oyo Orok Oyo and Dr. Amos Adamu