By Akeem Busari
Nigeria and Africa’s largest and fast growing grassroots football organisation, Kanu International Football Academy ( KIFA), has announced the reshuffling of its offices and personnel ahead of its future projects.
According to a press release made available by Akeem Busari who is KIFA South West Coordinator and also the Head of Media, the reshuffling, upgrading and appointments of new national officers which was ratified by the Director- General of KIFA, Prince Dapo Ajibade, was ostensibly aimed at further ensuring the core objectives of KIFA are achieved for the betterment of Nigeria and Africa football.
The national officers are led by Kanu Nwankwo, MON ,Chairman; Prince Dapo Ajibade, Director- General; Coach Abdulrasaq Usman, National Coordinator; Mr Harrison Iyonmana, National Administrator; Alhaji Ahmed Abdullah, National Secretary; Northern Region Coordinator, Mallam Babangida Sarki;
Southern Region Coordinator, Ralph Nweke; National Technical Director, Coach Bobola Akinfolarin.
Others are, Assistant Technical Director (North), Coach Bala Maijanma; Assistant Technical Director (South), Coach Callistus Ibe; Assistant Secretary, Abiola A Sanusi; Zonal Coordinator South West, Coach Akeem Busari; Deputy Zonal Coordinator, South West Coach Ademola Agbana; Zonal Coordinator North East, Mallam Ismaila Jaiyeola; Zonal Coordinator North Central, Coach Adamu Suleiman; Zonal Coordinator South East Coach Uche Stephen Nwabuko; Zonal Coordinator South South, Coach Andy Emeotu; Deputy Zonal Coordinator South South, Coach Jimmy Bisong Okotu; Zonal Coordinator North West, Mallam Bashir Hassan; Zonal Coordinator Lagos, Coach Akinbukola Ogundiran; Zonal Coordinator FCT Abuja, Chief Dilichukwu; Zonal Coordinator Kaduna, Patrick Adeolu; Lagos State Coordinator, Coach Akande Fatai A S;
The release also confirmed the appointments of Barrister Abiodun Solanke, Legal Officer; and Akeem Busari, as Head of Media. Others include Mallam Sarafa Usman, North Central; North West, Coach Abdulgafar Agboola; South South, Coach Effiong Eno; South East, Coach Donatus Ezeokafor; North East, Alhaji Rilwan Maidawa; South West, Coach Daniel Osoata; FCT Abuja, Coach Jacob Momoh;
Kaduna, Coach Ado Adamu Garba; and
Lagos, Mr Gbenga Odiata.