The President of Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA), Gianni Infantino arrived Nigeria on Sunday via the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport and was received by the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and General Secretary Mohammed Sanusi. Others who were also on ground to receive the FIFA president were vice presidents Seyi Akinwunmi, Shehu Dikko, and other members of the NFF Executive Committee and Management.
Infantino who came in company of the Secretary General of FIFA, Ms Fatma Samoura,Executive assistants Mattias Grafstrom and Veron Mosengo-Omba was He was driven to Transcorp Hilton Hotel where he met with NFF president and visiting FA presidents from other African countries at a dinner.
There were Seventeen (17) FA presidents present at the meeting and they listed below-
- Kwesi Nyantakyi (Ghana),
- Lamin Kaba Bajo (The Gambia),
- Isha Johansen (Sierra Leone),
- Musa Bility (Liberia),
- Juneidi Basha Tilmo (Ethiopia),
- Nicholas Kithuku (Kenya),
- Andrew Chamanga (Zambia),
- Philip Chiyangwa (Zimbabwe),
- Frans Mbidi (Namibia),
- Chabur Goc Alei (South Sudan),
- Walter Nyamilandu (Malawi),
- Abdiqani Said Arab (Somalia),
- Vincent Nzamwita (Rwanda),
- Moses Magogo (Uganda),
- Jamal Malinzi (Tanzania),
- Augustin Senghor (Senegal)
- Souleman Waberi (Djibouti).