Nigeria Soccer Federation President Ibrahim Gusau has revealed that the gamers and officers of the Flamingos will likely be paid their World Cup bonuses sooner moderately than later.
The Nigeria U-17 Girls crew made the nation proud in India, after they received the bronze medal on the 2022 FIFA U-17 Girls’s World Cup in October.
The gamers and officers of the crew are but to be paid their bonuses since then, Gusau has now assured them that their wait will quickly be over.
“We’re fairly conscious of the truth that we’re owing them and I can guarantee them that they may receives a commission as quickly as potential. The Minister of Youth and Sports activities is working laborious to make sure that the cash meant for the crew’s bonuses and allowances are launched by the ministry of finance,” Gusau said.
“No cash was given to NFF to prosecute the African qualifying matches as much as the world cup correct. We sourced funds that enabled the Flamingos to take part within the World Cup and we have been additionally in a position to offset their each day allowances and different bills. They need to be affected person and belief us to get their cash, the method shouldn’t be straightforward that’s the reason for the delay,” the NFF president said.
The crew have been handled to a rousing welcome in October when the Minister of Youth and Sports activities Sunday Dare hosted them in Abuja.