The larry Kubeinje led National Association of Nigeria footballers in conjunction with all it’s state’s
chapters decided to identify and impact on the lives of the Widows of its late members arising from the mandate of the Association’s Congress who has charged the new Exco to take the welfare of the member as a priority in relation with the recession currently being experienced in the country.
Consequently, the Newly rectified NANF Exco in keeping with the normal traditions during the Christmas celebration instituted the “NANF Xmas Milk of Kindness Mobile train” to torch the life’s of Widows of members of NANF with specially packaged food Box hampers comprising of. a 50Kg Bag of Rice, groundnut Oil, assorted drinks with cash donations.
This was sent to Widow’s of Footballer Nationwide through NANF state chapters.
In Lagos, the NANF Mobile Train first point of call on Boxing Day was at the Surulere home of the Ex –
Super Eagles handler and NFF Technical. Director Amodu Shuibu where the. NANF Food Box Hamper including Cash sum was presented to Amodu’s Widow in the presence of Amodu’s.
Amodu’s Widow was full of Praise for the NANF’s team lead by Ex National Player Clement Temile who made the presentations on behalf of NANF team which also included Ex-National goalkeeper Segun Oguns, and other
She thanked the NANF team for appreciating her late husband’s contributions to football development and
finding time to visit with them especially at Christmas and supporting her family after the demise of their breadwinner. she also noted that a lot of Nigerians and members of the football family have totally forgotten them, and the once full house during festive periods like Christmas is quiet and lonely but for NANF visitation coming at the first Xmas Celebration Post Amodu’s demise.
She however used the opportunity to appreciate the Nigeria Football Federation for paying the family her husband’s outstanding entitlement recently while also reminding the Sport’s Minister to fulfil the promises made to the family during his visit to her after Amodu’s Burial.