All is now set for this year’s FIFA Member affiliation (MA) Elite Programme for Nigerian referees, assessors and bodily fitness trainers happening in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja between 3rd and eighth July 2017.
last yr, greater than 230 Nigerian referees, instructors and assessors had been concerned in the programme, which befell sixteenth – 20th may 2016, additionally in Abuja.
Head of the NFF Referees Unit and Secretary of the NFF Referees Committee, Mallam Sani Zubair instructed thenff.com on the weekend that every one preparations had been concluded for the global programme so that it will this yr, contain Nigeria’s 29 men and women FIFA referees, 15 elite national referees, all national referee assessors, all nationwide physical health instructors and non –FIFA ladies referees.
Zubair additionally disclosed that the group of three FIFA instructors could be led by using the Regional construction Officer, Carlos Manuel Neves Henrique, and will include Felix Onias Tangawarima from Zimbabwe (referee trainer) and Tracy Sophia Lovell (physical trainer).
The FIFA instructors would be supported by 9 extremely –respected Nigerian instructors, Calistus Chukwujekwu, Felicia Okonji, Mohammed Adebayo Ameenu and faith Irabor (technical), in addition to Abraham Zakowi, Bola Abidoye, Emmanuel Edikin Imiere, Bola Sekiteri and Stella Eloji (bodily).
the program will take place on the national Stadium advanced, Abuja with theoretical courses inside the Media Centre of the complex.