THE Nigeria Football Association, NFA, is not leaving any stone unturned to ensure that many Nigerians are part of the World Cup in South Africa. It is the first World Cup on African soil and as â€œGiantsâ€ of Africa, the FA wants Nigerians in numbers. To this end, Committees have been formed to accommodate all and sundry in South Africa.
The Committees are as follows:
1. Main Organising Committee:
Sani Lulu, Bolaji Ojo Oba, Suleiman Yusuf, Sule Ahmed, Abideen Fasansi, to be backed up by undeclared numbers of support staff.
2. Accomodation: Shehu Adamu, James Peter, Chidi Okenwa, Leye Adepoju, E . E Johnson, FCT FA Secretary.
3. Media Committee: Olu Amadasun, Emmanuel Ikpeme, DSG Technical will act as secretary of this Committee. Ndanusa Ocholi, Tunde Aderibigbe, Nassarawa FA, Umar Faruk Gombe, Dahiru Sadi.
4. Consultative: Haruna Garba, Linus Mba, J. Ogufere, Alex Akinyele, Austin Akosa, Festus Onigbinde, Tijani Yusuf, Amodu Shuaibu, Christian Chukwu, Garba Lawal, Ike shorumi.
5. Protocol Committee: Patrick Ekong, Sokoto FA, Ibrahim Abubakar, Emmanuel Ayanbunmi, Ogun State, Imo FA, Borno FA, Niger Fa, Saâ€™adat Ogunjobi, Secretary.
6. Security Committee: Taiwo Odebunmi, Teddy Isiadinso, Ahmed Maude, NRA, A. Ogbadu, Adamawa FA, Bola Oyeyode, Christian Emeruwa.
7. Technical Committee: Taiwo Ogunjobi, Dominic Iorfa, Austel Elumelu, John Mastroudes, Bauchi FA chairman, Lagos FA chairman, Abia FA chairman, Kano FA chairman.
8. Transport: Bayelsa FA, M. Telle FCT FA, Kano FA, Anambra FA, Bayelsa FA Secretary.
9. Marketing: Obinna Ogba, Sanusi Mohammed, Delta FA, Benue FA, Yobe FA, Kebbi FA Sec,
10. Finance: Aminu Maigari, Katsina FA, Plateau FA, Ondo FA, Edo FA, Kayode M . K, Osawaru Oyemwense.
11. Accreditation: Stephen Gyebgon, Kogi FA, Rivers FA, Osun FA, Jigawa FA, Barrister Okey Obi,.
12 Observation/Study Group: Zamfara FA, Cross River FA, Taraba FA, Ebonyi FA, Musa Amadu.
13. Catering: Princess Bola Jegede, Taraba FA Secretary, Victor O. Desmond (Ebonyi FA secretary), Abigail Idakwo,
14. Medical Sub Committee: Peter Singabele, Demola Olajire, Paul Amodu, Emma Aleadu, Umar Kontagora, Ekiti FA, Gombe FA. Emmanuel Zira.