Billionaire and Capital Oil boss, Ifeanyi Ubah has brought upon his club a 10-game ban and N2.5m fine for slapping Heartland goalkeeper, Ebele Obi who also doubles as Mikel Obiâ€™s brother for daring to punch a referee during a match. The video of the Billionaire slapping Ebele Obi has been circulating online with some blaming him for interfering, while others blamed Ebele for his action.
However, the management of the League has now tabled what they refer to has punishment for the Billionaire and his club. Read...
â€œChief Dr Ifeanyi Ubah, proprietor of FC Ifeanyi Ubah, is suspended from all #NPFL match venues for the next 10 matches.â€
â€œHe has now been fined N2.5m because LMC found him guilty of encroaching field of play & assaulting Heartland player Ebele Obi. The fabled billionaire is expected to offer a letter of apology & an undertaking to be a good ambassador of the #NPFL.â€
â€œThe LMC further bans all self-procured security services other than those sanctioned by the LMC from all #NPFL match venues henceforth. 4 of the 10-match #NPFL ban is suspended for a probationary period till the end of the season.â€
â€œUbah has up till 5pm on Saturday to appeal this decision if he objects the ruling.â€