Dr. Christian Emeruwa has been appointed Nigeria's Match-fixing Investigative Officer by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), on Wednesday.
NFF Media Officer, Ademola Olajire said the move was in line with recent trends by world football -governing body, FIFA.
Emeruwa, a doctorate degree holder in administration and organisation of sport, is the Special Assistant to the NFF General Secretary.
Also, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, a doctorate degree holder in sport administration was appointed as Integrity Officer.
In a letter dated 16th April, 2014 and addressed to all members of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF General Secretary, Barrister Musa Amadu stated: "Henceforth, all matters relating to match-fixing and corruption
in football within the territory of Nigeria should be reported to the officers mentioned.
"Members are all advised to recognise, resist and report all match-fixing and related matters with concrete evidence to the officers."