The federation issued a statement through its official Twitter account.
We are sad to announce the sudden passing of NFF Executive committee member Alh. Hussaini Modibbo. Our thoughts are with his family.
We expresses its sympathies to the family of Mr. Modibbo.
The Nigeria Football Federation organises domestic and international football in Nigeria. It was formally launched in 1945 and formed the first Nigerian national football team in 1949.