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PHOTOS: Buhari Hosts FIFA President, Infantino

Posted: Jul 25, 2016 at 6:48 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

On Monday, July 25, 2016, president Muhammadu Buhari, hosted FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, at the State House, Abuja, with a call on him to sustain the reforms in the world football body.

Buhari, noting that “majority of Nigerians are married to football,” called on football administrators to work towards the development of the game, even as he promised his government’s support for programmes towards the improvement and spread of the sport in the country.

The FIFA president was accompanied on his visit to the President of Nigeria by FIFA secretary-general, Fatma Samuora, Solomon Dalung, sports minister, and NFF president Amaju Pinnck, among others.







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