A Kano Magistrate’s Court No 60 sitting at Gidan Murtala on Tuesday ordered the executive committee of Nationwide Football League One Club Owners Forum (NALCOF) to refrain from parading themselves as leaders of the group.
The court in an interim injunction directed the leaders of the forum to hand over all properties in their possession to NALCOF electoral committee that was set up on 27th Febuary 2020 at Sani Abacha Stadium.
The presiding magistrate, Tijjani Saleh Minjibir, said the court had perused a 17 paragraphs affidavit sworn to by one Aminu Abba Kwaru a resident of Kofar Kwaru Quarters and annexure that were attached by the plaintiffs.
The court directed the defendants to comply with its order pending the determination of the originating summons.
The matter was adjourned to October 9, 2020 for hearing.
The plaintiffs in the matter are Dauda Auwalu Zage, Aminu Abba Kwaru, Auwalu Salisu and Muawiyya Adamu. They are challenging the leadership of NALCOF, alleging that their tenure had elapsed.
The defendants are Farouk Ibrahim, Auwalu Saminu, Sani Isiyaku Dogo among others.