Judge Peter Affen of an FCT High Court at Maitama on Wednesday fixed March 5 for the trial of three officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) charged with misappropriation of $9. 5 million FIFA grant.
Those standing trial are Christopher Andekin, NFF Director of Administration and Finance; Reagan Zaka, Cashier; and Fadanari Mamza, Head, Finance and Account Department.
They were dragged to the court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on five counts of criminal conspiracy, breach of trust, and misappropriation.
The trial slated for Wednesday could not hold although all the parties were present and also the defendants.