The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has affirmed that it will make necessary efforts to ensure that coaching courses are much more regular in the country, in order for the country to boast of enough trained coaches within the next couple of years. NFF 1st Vice President, Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi, made this pledge on behalf of the NFF President, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, at the opening ceremony of the CAF –C License Coaching Course in Abuja on Tuesday.
“This NFF administration is committed to fostering rapid development of all areas of the Nigeria game, be it refereeing, coaching or administration.
“We have taken a number of steps to enhance the capacity of referees, and we have also taken a number of coaches to capacity –building programmes in the United Kingdom.
“Let me make it clear that we are committed to ensuring that our country has thousands of trained coaches within the next couple of years,” he said.