Ibrahim Gusau, the former Chairman of States FA Chairmen, has been elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
Gusau was elected as the new NFF President at NFF’s 78th Elective Congress in Benin, the Edo State capital.
After a re-run election, Ibrahim Gusau garnered a total of 39 votes defeating Peterside Idah who had just one vote. Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi and Shehu Dikko stepped down from the re-run election.
NFF Presidential Election (Re Run)
Total Votes: 41
Valid Votes: 40
Invalid Vote: 1
Alhaji Ibrahim Musa Gusau: 39
Peterside Idah: 1
In the initial election, Ibrahim Gusau had 21 votes but he didn’t meet up with the required percentage, thus, a re-run.
Ibrahim Gusau has now been sworn in as the 40th President of the Nigeria Football Federation.