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#FIFAInNigeria: Gianni Infantino Meets President Buhari & NASS | Photos

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FIFA President Gianni Infantino and Secretary-General Fatma Samoura today met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House.

They were accompanied by the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung and the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick.

Infantino Meets Buhari

L-R Amaju Pinnick (NFF President), FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, President Buhari, FIFA SG Fatma Samoura, and Solomon Dalung (Min of Sports)

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PIC. 19. FROM LEFT: NFF PRESIDENT, AMAJU PINNICK; FIFA PRESIDENT, GIANNI INFANTINO; PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI, AND SECRETARY-GENERAL OF FIFA, FATMA SAMOURA, DURING THE FIFA PRESIDENT’S VISIT TO THE PRESIDENTIAL VILLA IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (25/7/16). 5311/25/7/2016/ICE/BJO/NAN

PIC. 20. PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI (R), RECEIVING A PENNANT FROM FIFA PRESIDENT, GIANNI INFANTINO, DURING THE LATTER’S VISIT TO THE PRESIDENTIAL VILLA IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (25/7/16). 5312/25/7/2016/ICE/EO/BJO/NAN

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI (R), RECEIVING A PENNANT FROM FIFA PRESIDENT, GIANNI INFANTINO, DURING THE LATTER’S VISIT TO THE PRESIDENTIAL VILLA IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (25/7/16). 5312/25/7/2016/ICE/EO/BJO/NAN

Infantino and Samoura are currently in Nigeria for a 2-day visit.

 

 

After meeting with the President, Infantino and Samoura moved to the National Stadium Abuja to kick off an exhibition match between Abuja U-13 and Enugu U-13.

PIC 30. FROM LEFT: MINISTER OF YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT, MR SOLOMON DALUNG; FORMER NIGERIA’S INTERNATIONAL, VICTOR IKPEBA; FIFA PRESIDENT, GIANNI INFANTINO, AND  PRESIDENT OF NIGERIA FOOTBALL FEDERATION, AMAJU PINNICK, AT AN EXHIBITION MATCH FOR THE VISITING  FIFA PRESIDENT INFANTINO, AT THE NATIONAL STADIUM IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (25/7/16).  5322/25/7/2016/TA/NAN

PIC 30. FROM LEFT: MINISTER OF YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT, MR SOLOMON DALUNG; FORMER NIGERIA’S INTERNATIONAL, VICTOR IKPEBA; FIFA PRESIDENT, GIANNI INFANTINO, AND PRESIDENT OF NIGERIA FOOTBALL FEDERATION, AMAJU PINNICK, AT AN EXHIBITION MATCH FOR THE VISITING FIFA PRESIDENT INFANTINO, AT THE NATIONAL STADIUM IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (25/7/16).
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PIC 31. FIFA PRESIDENT, GIANNI INFANTINO, TAKES A KICK-OFF BEFORE AN EXHIBITION MATCH IN HIS HONOUR BETWEEN ABUJA U-13 AND ENUGU U-13 SIDES, AT THE NATIONAL STADIUM IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (25/7/16).  5323/25/7/2016/TA/NAN

FIFA PRESIDENT, GIANNI INFANTINO, TAKES A KICK-OFF BEFORE AN EXHIBITION MATCH IN HIS HONOUR BETWEEN ABUJA U-13 AND ENUGU U-13 SIDES, AT THE NATIONAL STADIUM IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (25/7/16).
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Infantino had earlier met with the leadership of the National Assembly.

Infantino Meets NASS Infantino Meets NASS2 Infantino Meets NASS3

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SP Bukola Saraki and FIFA SG Fatma Samoura

He also inspected the renovation going on at the NFF office in Abuja.

Infantino Tours NFF Office Infantino Tours NFF Office2 Infantino Tours NFF Office4

Photo Credit: NAN PHOTO | NFF

1 Comment

  1. Anon

    July 25, 2016 at 9:07 pm

    Just saw his picture in an agbada. He looked cute.

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