CASH STRAPPED NFF: PRESIDENT JONATHAN TO THE RESCUE
Nigeria Football Federation would soon get out of its debt crisis following the revelation that President Goodluck Jonathan has approved N280 million for the payment of outstanding salaries of national team coaches.
The 280 million Naira is expected to cover for all national team coaches including coaches of the Super Eagles who are being owed about seven months as well as the outstanding salary owed former Flying Eagles coach John Obuh. Obuh’s unpaid salaries are put at over 25 million Naira and dates back to 2010. This year, the former Flying Eagles coach petitioned the Senate over his unpaid salaries.