The 2019/2020 Nigeria Women Football League has been cancelled due to the health impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.

According to a communique from the management Committee, headed by Aisha Falode the decision was taken in order to help protect the health of the players and officials in the various clubs, in line with the Covid-19 protocols.

It was also agreed that clubs should be encouraged to prepare for 2020/2021 season contingent upon the time the protocol for resuming sporting activities is approved.

It was noted that the new league season will only resume after approval has been given by the relevant authorities.

In view of the approval of CAF to commence the Women Champions League in 2021, it was agreed that, the 2020/2021 NWPL season will be structured as full season with a plan to organize another draw for this purpose.