The National Sports Commission and the Nigeria Professional League have thrown their weight behind the forthcoming Nigeria International Football Expo holding in Lagos next month.
Vantgarde Limited and Fairplay Marketing Limited are the two outfits organising the expected to showcase the numerous opportunities yet to be explored in the round leather game in the country.
The organisers were shocked recently as they were well received by stakeholders of the game during a visit to Abuja.
NSC Director_General, Dr. Patrick Ekeji, was said to be elated that Nigerians were thinking deep on how to make the best out of the game loved by many in Nigeria.
Fairplay marketing Chief Executive Officer, Justin Ofor, said Ekeji was very happy with the NIFEX project.
Ofor said, “Ekeji received us well. He was very happy and he promised to support us all the way. We were also glad with word of encouragement coming from the NSC DG.