“I am happy for the development, I am happy for Pinnick and for Ni- geria, because his election means we will again be relevant in the scheme of things for football in Africa.”
The National Chairman of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Reverend Samuel Ikpea, on his part congratulated Pinnick and Ahmad, describing the outcome as the wish of the African football community who had yawned for a change in baton to align with global trends. “This is indeed, a testimony of the desire for change. Africa has unani- mously chosen to move its football forward in all its ramifications.
“I congratulate our own Amaju Pinnick over his election. This vic- tory, is indeed, a good one for Nigerian Football.
The Supporters Club and the whole Nigeria football fraternity hope that the victory will positively impact on our football,” Ikpea stated.