The group of renegade football administrators in Nigeria led by Jarett Tenebe have declared the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF as illegal.
Coming out of a meeting in Abuja on Thursday, the Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Association, NFA in a communiqué said only the NFA is and remains the only custodians to manage the game in Nigeria accordance to the Act of parliament that set up the NFA;
The communiqué also adds that all decisions of the illegal Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) under the aegis of Aminu Maigari including that of the General Assembly in Uyo, Akwa-Ibom state are founded on illegal foundation given the judgment of Justice Okon Abang’s court, and as a result are all illegal, null and void;
Jarret Tenebe who is chairman of the renegade NFA, Ahmed Gara Gombe (1st Vice Chairman), Chief Samson Akiga (member), Chikelue Iloenyosi (member), Barrister Kayode Ajulo(Secretary) as well as Harrison Jalla who set up the body continue to insist that the ruling Nigeria Football Federation is illegal and should be dismissed.
Two weeks ago, all of them were banned by the NFF for life from participating in any football matter in Nigeria.