Billionaire businessman, Ifeanyi Ubah has been given a 10-match ban and fined N2.5 million for slapping Heartland FC goalkeeper, Ebele Obi (Mikel Obi’s elder brother) by the Nigerian League Management Company.
Watch the video of the assault:
Read their statement,
“Chief Dr Ifeanyi Ubah, proprietor of FC Ifeanyi Ubah, is suspended from all NPFL match venues for the next 10 matches.
“He 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.
“The LMC further bans all self- procured security services other than those sanctioned by the LMC from all NPFL match venues henceforth.