Sani Zubair Floors Elder Olokor To Emerge As New NRA President


The Quadrennial Elective Conference of the Nigeria Referees Association NRA has ended in Ilorin with Alhaji Sanni Zubair emerging as the new President of the association after defeating his Challenger, Elder Daniel Olokor with fifty three votes to nil.

The Election which was witnessed by the delegates from all the thirty six states of the federation including FCT and other major critical stakeholders was conducted in a peaceful atmosphere.

In his acceptance speech, Alhaji Sani solicited the support from all members to transform NRA as he Commended delegates for their patients towards a hitch free transition.

He Promised to sustain and improve on the achievements of the past leadership to justify the confidence repose in him towards accelerating the development of refereeing in the country.

Other elected officials were Kelechi Mejuobi as National Deputy President, Emmanuel Edekin Imiere as First Vice President, Ibrahim Umar Fagge second Vice President, Dr Suleiman Omeiza Usman as General Secretary and Issa Muhammed as Treasurer.

Others were Comrade Jibrin Bancir who defeated Salman Fowomola with 43 votes to 11 as Financial Secretary, Mohammed Odihil Deputy Financial Secretary, Serah Jumoke as National Training Officer, Barrister Innocent Amuzie Welfare and Chukwudi Ejimotor as the Publicity Secretary.


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