President Tinubu approves N12bn outstanding payments for Super Eagles, others

President Tinubu approves outstanding payments of N12 billion to Super Eagles, others

President Bola Tinubu cleared the outstanding payment owed by the Federal Government to the Super Eagles and other sports teams in the country.

In a statement released at Tinubu Media Center -20.

The statement says;

“President @officialABAT has approved the payment of N12 billion outstanding outstanding payments to Nigeria’s national teams across various sports which include Super Eagles and others. The payment involves compensation for the salaries of coaches of the senior national team for up to 15 months, payments of subsidies and promises owed to the senior national teams, women's teams and the under-20 national team.

This comes at a time when the Super Eagles of Nigeria are preparing to participate in the Africa Cup of Nations which is scheduled to begin at the end of this month.”


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