By; PATRICK TITUS, Uyo
The newly appointed member, Finance Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr. Nse Ubeh has promised to bring his wealth of experience to bear in the Glass House.
Nse Ubeh who is the immediate past Akwa United FC Chairman, also pledged to be good ambassador to Akwa Ibom State, described his appointment as one of the best things that have happened to state.
Ubeh while chatting with journalists in Uyo, “My appointment has gone a long way to show that in life, it’s not all about how long, but how well. For the short period that the Governor Emmanuel gave me opportunity to serve, l left a record for which I will always be remembered for both in Akwa United and the League Management Company (LMC).”
According to him, his recent appointment as member of Finance Committee of NFF came as because the Governor showcased him to the limelight by appointing him Chairman of the State owned club which won three major trophies within his short tenure in office.
He lauded Governor Udom Emmanuel for given him the opportunity to serve in the Akwa United Football Club Board as Chairman for ten months, describing the appointment as a ladder to the present.
The former International President of Mboho Mkparawa Ibibio, a socio-political organisation in Akwa Ibom State further noted that he would do his best to network with other of his colleagues to ensure that players from Akwa United are fully represented in the Super Eagles.
He said his appointment is an opportunity to work hard in other to develop players from Akwa Ibom to the National team even as he promised that the State would not be relegated to the background in the politics of glass house.
He used the opportunity to thank the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick and the Vice president I I, Shehu Dikko as well as other NFF members for finding him fit for the appointment.