The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has appointed Sani Fema, a former member of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Executive Committee, as his Special Assistant on Sports Development.
Mr Fema’s appointment was conveyed in a letter dated May 14 and signed by the Clerk to the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani-Omolori.
The Clerk of the National Assembly congratulated Fema on his appointment, adding that it was a testimony of the Senate President’s confidence and trust in him.
Mr Fema was the Special Adviser to the Governor of Yobe on Special Duties from 2005 to 2007.
He was also the Executive Chairman of Yobe State Sports Commission from 2007 to 2015.
Mr Fema had served as Chairman of Yobe Desert Stars Football Club from 2001 to 2015, and was elected NFF Executive Committee member in 2014.