AFCON 2019 qualifier : Supporters Club raises the alarm over Okumagba faction

Posted on Jun 3 2017 - 1:56am by admin

beforehand of the June 10 AFCON 2019 qualifier between Nigeria and South Africa, the Nigeria soccer Supporters membership in a remark released in Lagos has raised the alarm over an alleged plot via its former performing national chairman, Vincent Okumagba to cause chaos and confusion Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

in keeping with the discharge signed by means of the public members of the family Officer of NFSC, Afeez Balogun, it will be significant that members of the public are informed concerning the atrocities already dedicated by way of Okumagba, which he said is inimical to the final pastime of Nigerian football.

“it’s a fact that Okumagba and his co-travellers were parading themselves as participants of the club, even when they have got been brushed aside from the club,” Balogun stated.

“can you think about that these few group of individuals are known for his or her unpatriotic attitudes, which came to its top once they went on jubilating and dancing after Nigeria misplaced to Sudan at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos, all the way through the U20 AFCON qualifies. And this used to be to the chagrin of genuine soccer fans internationally,” he brought.

“we are equally armed with a litany of crimes and atrocities dedicated by Okumagba, which integrated forgery and fraud, and particularly, the submission of forty three fake financial institution statements for the procurement of visas to the Brazil Embassy. And at the moment, it’s now a subject with the interpol. All these are destructive to the image of the country, “he further defined.

persevering with, Balogun stated that in continuation of the nefarious and unpatriotic acts, Okumagba is planning to storm Uyo with a band of thugs and unruly folks to result in violence in Uyo.

“we are calling on the authorities and safety agencies to be on the wait for these folks, so as to shield the image of the u . s .,” he stated.

earlier within the week, the NFSC, published a disclaimer in a nationwide newspaper on the particular person of the embattled Okumagba.


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