According to the Fifa statement published on their website, the world football governing body acted in accordance with Article 7 part 2 of the Fifa statutes.
Here is what the specific article 7 Part 2 of the Fifa statute says:
“Executive bodies of Member Associations may under exceptional circumstances be removed from ofﬁce by the Executive Committee in consultation with the relevant Confederation and replaced by a normalszation committee for a specific period of time.”
Going by the above article and explanations, the Fifa statement is clearly informing The Gambia and the world the GFF has been dissolved and replaced by a Normalisation Committee.]]>