Nigeria’s FIFA Council member Amaju Pinnick and WAFU B President Kurt E.S.Okraku of Ghana met CAF President Patrice Motsepe on arrival in Lagos on Wednesday for the Aisha Buhari Invitational Ladies’s Soccer Match.
The 2 regional soccer leaders have been on the Murtala Worldwide Airport to fulfill the South African billionaire when he arrived within the nation forward of the beginning of the competitors this afternoon on the Mobolaji Johnson Stadium in Lagos.
Pinnick, who can also be the President of the Nigeria Soccer Federation was joined by the WAFU B chief Okraku, who can also be the Ghana FA boss, met the particular visitor for the opening ceremony for the inaugural ladies’s match.
A number of soccer leaders throughout Africa are additionally attending the competitors meant to honour the First Woman of Nigeria, Hajia Aisha Buhari and the arrival of the chief of Africa’s soccer governing physique Motsepe will add some gravitas to the competitors.
The match, which was held to honour the Nigerian First Woman Her Excellency Aisha Buhari, will embody the hosts , Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana, South Africa, Mali and Morocco.
The match is supposed to be an annual occasion to offer the highest ladies’s nationwide groups of Africa the prospect of taking part in in opposition to every within the offseason to maintain them energetic.
The First Woman of Lagos State, Dr (Mrs) Ibironke S. Sanwo-Olu, has already acknowledged the excellent work accomplished by the LOC and its accomplishments of bringing the President of the Africa’s governing soccer establishment, the FIFA Secretary Common Madam Fatma Samoura and different notable stars of world soccer to the ceremony of opening.
She stated she was personally thrilled on the new look of the Mobolaji Johnson Area and counseled the LOC for its targets and imaginative and prescient established for the match supported by the primary woman of the Federal Republic, Dr (Mrs) Aisha Buhari.