The Nigeria Hockey Federation (NHF) has finally ratified and unanimously endorsed its constitution for entire practitioners of the sport.
The final adoption of the document which contains the overall working guidelines for the country’s Hockey came into effect after 31 persons, who were part of its special congress endorsed it at their special congress held in Abuja, yesterday.
Speaking after the approval of the constitution, the president of the federation,
Senator Abdul Ningi said the ratification of the constitution will further boost the development of the game at the grassroots.
“We were able to put up new innovation to the game, this is a big achievement for the federation and I must also inform that the federation is putting a strong emphasis on the development of Hockey at the grassroots,” he said.
In the new constitution, we have made provision for a Chief executive officer, CEO of the federation who be saddled with the responsibilities to liaise with the private…