The Chairman of Benue State Football Association (BSFA), Barr. Paul Edeh, on Thursday morning received the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau, on his arrival to Makurdi.
The NFF President while in Benue state is expected to grace the final of FA Chairman’s Cup slated later in the day.
Later on in his schedule which is part of his two-day official visit to Benue state will meet with the Deputy governor of the state Dr. Sam Ode and the Paramount ruler of Tiv Nation.
On Friday, Alhaji Gusau will pay a special courtesy to the executive governor of Benue state, Rev. Fr. Hyacinth Alia before returning to Abuja.
Among those on the NFF President’s entourage are the NFF General-Secretary Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, executive board members Rt. Hon. Margaret Icheen, Alhaji Sheriff Ahlan and Mr. Silas Agara (Chairman, Nigeria Nationwide League).
Benue state Commissioner of Youth and Sports development Rt. Hon. Ikyange Terkimbi was among other dignitaries who were on ground to receive the NFF President.