The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC, has sealed a mansion belong to Amaju Pinnick, President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), in Park View Estate, Lagos, over corruption allegations levelled against him.
The commission also placed a mansion in Maitama, Abuja, belonging to Shehu Dikko, 2nd Vice President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Chairman of League Management Company of Nigeria, under investigation.
A source revealed that some top NFF officials are currently on the run over fear of possible arrest. ICPC is investigating how the officials allegedly converted money meant for the federation to personal use.
Pinnick, Seyi Akinwunmi, first vice-president of NFF, Dikko, Mohammed Sanusi, secretary general of NFF and Yusuf Fresh, a board member, are expected to appear before a federal high court in Abuja on September 26, 2019, over diversion of FIFA grants reportedly running into billions of naira.