The Match Commissioner of the Nigeria Professional Football League,NPFL Match Day 15 clash between Kano Pillars and Ikorudu United Mr.Mallam Tanko Nuhu was found dead in his hotel room on Tuesday morning.
The chairman Nasarawa state football association Mohammed Alkali and the chairman of Nasarawa United Barr. Isaac Danladi as well as Kano Pillars boss Alh. Kabir Baita have all confirmed the mysterious death of the late Nuhu.
Already, tribute have been flowing in from all quarters as scribe of the Nigeria players Union, NANPF Austin Popo prayed for the repose of the soul of the late match commissioner.
“On behalf of all, Nigeria Professional Footballers express its condolence to the family of late Mallam Tanko Nuhu may his gentle soul rest in peace”
The deceased Mallam Tanko Nuhu hails from Nasarawa state.