Ex-coach drags NFF to court

Sources say an official letter was sent to the NFF by a Kaduna based law firm representing Keshi.

 

The last is yet to be heard of the impasse between Stephen Keshi and the Nigeria Football Federation(NFF).

According to Daily Sun Sports, Keshi has dragged Nigeria’s football governing body-Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to court for “wrongful dismissal and defamation.”

He is demanding for a compensation of N1b.

Daily Sun Sports also reports that the Assistant Director, Media and Communications, Ademola Olajire, denied receiving any letter.

In his words: “We have not received any such letter.”

Stephen Keshi was sacked as Super Eagles’ head coach by the NFF on July 5th, 2015.

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