Mr. Amaju Pinnick, has been appraised by President Muhammadu Buhari for his appointed as President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), on his election into the FIFA Executive Council, the highest decision-making organ in world football.
According to the statement signed by his Spokesman, Femi Adesina, the President believes that by fervent hardwork, dedication and consistency, Mr Amaju has choose to be an effective and efficient football administrator and the entire world is considering his competency skills by choosing him into the FIFA Council and one of the Vice Presidents of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
President Muhammadu Buhari stated that this achievement will augment visibility and reputation of Nigeria in the international community is coming on the heels of recent elections of other well qualified and endowed Nigerians into strategic leadership positions in international organisations.

Buhari appealed Mr Amaju to see his current assignment as an opportunity to augment Nigeria’s reputation and identity as a football loving country and optimally utilise the role of sports, through football, as a driving force to engender development, peace and stability at the regional and international levels.

“As an active supporter of the round leather game, the President joins other enthusiastic fans in Nigeria and across the continent in wishing the NFF president the best in his new position,” the statement added.

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