The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed that it has approved the contract tabled before coach Stephen Keshi.
NFF president Amaju Pinnick speaking to newsmen in, Uyo, Akwa Ibom on Wednesday revealed that the 53-year-old- though has yet to sign the dotted lines- now has a new two-year contract approved.
“Keshi has not yet signed a new contract (as Nigeria coach). We had an executive committee meeting of the NFF (on Wednesday) and the technical committee submitted a report on Keshi’s contract situation,” Pinnick said.
“The contract has been approved (by the executive committee of the NFF) and we are good to go.”
Keshi is now expected to sign a new deal in the coming days.