The following are the timelines rolled out by the NFF electoral committee headed by Barrister Mohammed Sani Katu for the upcoming September elections into the football federations.
SALE OF FORMS
Those aspiring for seats on the Executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation can begin to actually get ready as the sale of forms will begin on Monday, 21st May 2018.
ENDORSEMENT AND RETURN
endorsements of the same and return of the forms will hold between the period Monday, 21st May, and Monday, 4th June – a duration of two weeks. This is as far as the process will go before the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup finals, at which Nigeria’s Super Eagles is one of the 32 participating teams.
SCREENING OF CANDIDATES
Screening of candidates will take place between Thursday, 19th July and Saturday, 21st July 2018 – after the FIFA World Cup finals.
RELEASE OF SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES NAMES
Names of successful candidates will be released two days after the last day of screening –that is, Monday, 23rd July.
PROTEST FILING AND HEARING
Unsuccessful candidates would be able to file their protests/appeals between Tuesday, 24th July and Thursday, 26th July, while the same will be heard on Friday, 27th July and Saturday, 28th July.
FINAL LIST OF CANDIDATES
Final list of candidates for the elections will be made public on Monday, 30th July 2018
Elections to hold on Saturday, 29th September 2018.