Egyptian referee Ibrahim Ghead Grisha, who will handle the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between the Super Eagles and Indomitable Lions of Cameroon on Friday will arrive in Uyo on Wednesday.
This was announced by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on their official website thenff.comon Tuesday.
According to NFF, other match officials who will be led by Grisha, will also arrive in Uyo on Wednesday.
Grisha will take charge at the centre, while Moroccan official Redouane Achik will serve as Assistant Referee 1 and Sudanese Waleed Ahmed Ali will be Assistant Referee 2.
Grisha’s compatriot, Mahmoud Zakaria Mohamed El Banna will serve as Reserve Referee.
Mr. Jean Medard Kossa, from Congo Brazzaville is the match commissioner.
Meanwhile, Zimbabwean Brighton Mudzamiri, who will be referee assessor in Friday’s FIFA World Cup qualifying match between Nigeria and Cameroon in Uyo, is already in the country.