By Mubarak Aliyu Kobi
The Bauchi Football Association has held it elective congress for the election of officials to run the affairs of the association in the next four years.
The Election which was held as result of a latter from the Nigeria football Federation NFF directing the state FA to conduct its election on 29th of this month.
The election which was held at sourgard hotel sees the incumbent Mr. Pascal Patrick reelected as the state chairman, Muhammad Musa Dambam Bauchi central as first vice chairman after scoring 23 votes.
While Nura Ahmad Azare was elected as second vice chairman with 24 votes.
Other Executives board members include Murtala Adamu Toro and Rilwanu Adamu Toro from Bauchi south, while Abdulmumini Musa and Lawal Sulaiman Ibrahim were elected as representative from Bauchi central.
Bauchi North has Umar Muhammad and Bello Maikudi Gamawa as Executive board members.
Speaking at the event Representative from Nigeria football Federation NFF Alh. Babagana Kalli and Mr. Timothy Maggi expressed satisfaction with way and manner, the election was conducted and commended the Members for their giant stride for rapid development of football in Bauchi state.
In his acceptance speech the reelected chairman Mr. Pascal Patrick commended the leadership of NFF president Ibrahim Musa Gusau for his transformation agenda and promised to redouble efforts for the development of football in Bauchi state.
Pascal Patrick also appreciate the delegates for their unflinching support and cooperation and assured his readiness to collaborate with other stakeholders to move football forward in Bauchi state.