NFF polls: Voting commences

Voting has commenced for the election of Board members for the Nigeria Football Federation.
Reports reaching The Eagle Online from Warri, Delta State, the venue of the NFF congress that preceded the election, has it that the Minister of Sports and Chairman of the National Sports Commission, Tammy Danagogo, declared it opened.
The outgoing President of the NFF, Aminu Maigari, delivered an opening speech.
The congress and elections were almost marred as the Chairman of the Electoral Committee, Sampson Ebonhe, was earlier in the day arrested by operatives of the Department of State Service.
Before the release of Ebonhe, some of the delegates had left the venue of the congress.