CAF executive Amaju Pinnick arrives Murtala Mohammed airport amid rousing welcome

CAF executive Amaju Pinnick arrives Murtala Mohammed airport amid rousing welcome

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick has arrived Nigeria after winning a seat at the 39th Confederation of African Football (CAF) General Assembly held in Ethiopia on Thursday, March 16, 2017.

Flash: CAF executive arrives Murtala Mohammed airport amid rousing welcome (photos)

NFF President Amaju Pinnick

The former Delta state FA boss defeated Beninoise counterpart Anjorin Moucharafou 32-17 to win the CAF executive committee west zone B seat.

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Pinnick (Western Africa Zone B) joins Danny Jordaan (South Africa and Southern African zone), Musa Bility (Liberia and Western Africa Zone A), Suleiman Waberi (Djibouti and Central/East African Zone) and Faozi Lekjaa (Morocco and Northern African Zone) as members who have been elected into the CAF Executive Committee from 2017 to 2021.

He returned to Nigeria amid tight security at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, on Friday afternoon, March 17.

Flash: CAF executive arrives Murtala Mohammed airport amid rousing welcome (photos)

NFF President Amaju Pinnick on his arrival from Ethiopia

He was however given a rousing welcome on his arrival on Friday, March 17 at the Murtala Mohammed International airport in Lagos.

Source: Sports.naija.ng

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