Following the not too impressive performance of some match officials in the matchday 14 of the Nigeria professional football league, the League Management Company, LMC has recommended 5 officials for suspension.
The recommendation was made public through the official twitter handle of the league body (@LMCNPFL) on Friday.
The matchday 14 fixtures of interest include Heartland v Nasarawa United, Lobi stars v Rivers United, Go Round v Rangers, Yobe Desert Stars v Enyimba and FC Ifeanyi Ubah v Plateau United.
Maroof Afolabi (Kwara), Akinsanya Segun ( Oyo), and Alhaji Alhaji (Kogi) who officiated Go Round v Rangers are among officials recommended for suspension.
Others, includes O.O Awosakin, Busayo Ogunyanmodi and I.O Awosakin all from Ondo state who were in charge in the Heartland v Nasarawa United fixture.
Folusho Ajayi (Oyo), Aina Idris ( Lagos) and Abdulganiyu Abdulmalik (Bauchi) we’re officials in the Lobi stars v Rivers united game and are included in the recommendation list.
Also recommended for suspension by the LMC are, Awalu Rabiu (Zamfara), Adamu Zakari (Jigawa), and Badamosi Badamosi (Jigawa). They oversaw FC Ifeanyi Ubah v Plateau United.
The last batch of officials recommended for suspension are the referees in the Yobe Stars vs Enyimba International match.
The referees are Dankano A. Mohammed (Kogi), Mohammed Surakat and Toyin Sunday, both from Kwara State council .