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President Buhari meets with Obasanjo and FIFA President in Abuja

The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met separately with FIFA President, Gianni Infantino and former President Olusegun Obasanjo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.



The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Buhari first met with Obasanjo for over one hour before the arrival of Infantino.

The FIFA president arrived the seat of power at about 1:50pm and was accompanied by FIFA Secretary General, Fatma Samoura.

The Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung, and the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, were also at the meeting.

The FIFA officials will later on Monday watch a football exhibition at the National Stadium, Abuja.

At this point everyone is still left in the dark with regards to discussions held during the meeting.

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