The inaugural

Nigeria's football body had earlier announced the award ceremony, and the event was graced by heavy weights and stake holders of Nigerian and world football.

At the occasion was FIFA President Gianni Infantino, CAF President Ahmad Ahmad, Lagos State Governor His Excellency Akinwunmi Ambode as well as NFF President Amaju Pinnick.

The Award ceremony started with a minute silence for Kano Pillars defender Chinedu Udoji.

Nominees and winners of NFF Awards.

. Player of the Year (Men)

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Winner - Chelsea ,

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. Player of the Year (Women)

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Winner

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. Coach of the Year (Men)

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Winner

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. Coach of the Year (Women)

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Winner

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. Young Player of the Year (Men)

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Winner

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. Young Player of the Year (Women)

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Winner

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. Legends Eleven winners

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. Goal of the Year

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Winner

Sikiru Olatubosun

. Fair play Award

Winner - Remo Stars

. NFF Development Award

Winner - Channels Sport

. Fans of the Year

Winner - Elkanemi Warriors

. Presidential Award

Winner - His Excellency Akinwunmi Ambode

. The Platinum Award

Winner - Gianni Infantino.