Former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzo Kalu is set to become the next FIFA president. He is currently in the United states on holiday and is likely to return to Nigeria on the 19th. He will then make his intention to contest for the office of the FIFA presidency on the 23rd of October then proceeding to get the form before deadline day which is on the 26th of October. According to Sun, the ex governor have traveled to various countries and almost every continent making proper consultations on the very high placed position.
Presently, the office of FIFA ‘s presidency is been held by Issa Hayatou who is acting following the suspension of long time president, Sepp Blatter on the allegations of corruption.