NRFF election: Benson’s camp rejects result, calls for fresh polls

Posted on Jun 1 2017 - 5:12pm by admin

From Desmond Mgboh, Kano

A vice presidential aspirant, Nigeria Rugby football Federation (NRFF), Segun Benson, has called on the Nigeria sports authorities to right away cancel the end result of the  just lately held  election  into the board of the Nigeria Rugby football Federation (NRFF).
He hinged his petition on grounds of alleged breach of electoral guidelines, which swayed victory in want of their  rivals in the election for  the avid gamers’ consultant and technical consultant  of the board of the Federation.
speaking to journalists in Kano on Wednesday, Segun, who is a presidential running mate within the Attah/Benson Camp felt that the guidelines of the election, which used to be obviously spelt out within the invitation letters for the polls , was circumvented by way of the umpires on the very ultimate minute
He defined that they had been invited for the election on the basis of their golf equipment and states, adding that when the opposing camp saw the numerical advantage of their camp, they worked in doubtful concert with the electoral body to discharge and exclude golf equipment from the precise to vote, reserving the balloting rights for states on my own.
He mentioned that individuals from the opposing camps were authorised without a shred of supporting document to again their claims.
He accused the Secretary common of the Federation,Nonye Nwosu of bias by means of rejoicing with the other camp following their purported victory on the election.
whereas condemning the train and calling for fresh polls in the nearest time, Segun  rejected the very set of electoral personalities for the conduct of the regional elections  which is billed to come back up soon ,saying  that they had confirmed their incapacity to be entrusted with any more responsibility of that nature.


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