Just IN: Amaju Pinnick vows to Step Down as NFF Boss in September

Amaju Pinnick

Amaju Pinnick, the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has cancelled his bid for a third term after receiving an immense pressure from Nigerians days after the Super Eagles failed to book their place in Qatar 2022 worldcup.



He gave these hints of possible resignation on Saturday during an interview with AriseTV, where he revealed that his involvement in football administration over the years has taken a toll on his family, adding that he’s done his best and it’s time to move on.


Knowing that his current tenure expires in September, In his words, Amaju Pinnick said;



“It has been a very turbulent ride for Nigerian football. I’m eligible to run according to the statutes. Do I want to run? It’s a no-no. My family is very key to me.


They said it’s taking a toll on me and the family. They believe that I’ve done my best, and it’s time to move on. It’s a regrettable decision, but it’s the best.”





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