Nigeria Football Federation Glo refuses to renew sponsorship deal with NFF

Glo has been the official partner of the NFF for over 10 years, sponsoring all the national teams under the federation.

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Nigerian telecommunication giants, Globacom has refused to renew its sponsorship contract with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

Glo has been the official partner of the NFF for over 10 years, sponsoring all the national teams under the federation.

Following the development, the NFF have kicked off searched to secure a partnership with another telecom company.

Glo is a leading telecommunications network in Nigeria play Glo sponsored the NFF national teams for more than 10 years (Nigeriacommunicationsweek)

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In a Communique issued after a meeting of NFF Executive Committee which held on Sunday, Saturday, November 12 at the Hotel Le Meridien, Uyo, the sub-committee on marketing has been asked to open negotiations with telecommunication companies interested in partnering with the NFF.

In a statement signed by Chairman, Media and Publicity Committee, Suleiman Yahaya-Kwande, the Board thanked Glo for their years of partnering with the NFF and revealed that the telecom coy has not replied the federation’s offer for the renewal of their contract.

Why the NFF want partnerships with Telecom companies 

Many have wondered why the NFF are only negotiating with telecommunication companies.

Sources close to the NFF have revealed that the federation has tried marketing to other companies from several sectors which have been unsuccessful.

The NFF have tried to talk to companies from other sectors but no success, so they are focusing on just telecom companies,” a Pulse Sports source said.

The NFF need help, anywhere it comes from, they will take it.”

All efforts to get words from Glo have been unsuccessful.

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