.WHEN THE GOING WAS GOOD: NFF boss, Alhaji Aminu Maigari and his embattled assistant; Chief Mike Umeh crack some jokes with Coach Stephen Keshi before things fell apart between both parties. The NFF will meet to decide on Keshi’s future in Abuja on Thursday. –
Reports from the Glass House say the Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, will finally take a decision on the future of Coach Stephen Keshi when the board meets at its Secretariat in Abuja on Thursday,, 24 July, 2014.
Demola Olajre the Media Chief of NFF, says among other issues, the 13-member Committee is set to review Nigeria’s participation in the recently–concluded 2014 FIFA World Cup finals in Brazil.
“The body will also discuss the issue of technical crew for the Senior National Team, Super Eagles, as the qualifying series for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations knock on the door”, a press release from the NFF on Wednesday 23 July, said.
The NFF said it will also appraise the preparation of the U-20 Women National Team, Falconets, for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup finals in Canada next month and also deliberate on Nigeria’s participation in the qualifying series for the 2015 African U-17 and African U-20 Championships.
The NFF wll also deliberate on the preparation of the Senior Women National Team, Super Falcons, for the 9th African Women Championship in Namibia in October this year”, Olajire sad in a press release on Wednesday.
There will also be talk on the 2014 Annual General Assembly of the Federation, which is the elective Congress, set for next month as well as the grand finale of this year’s Men and Women Federation Cup competitions, tentatively slated for the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos on Saturday, 16 August.