Finally! Nigerian govt pays Super Falcons’ entitlements
Players and officials of the Super Falcons have been paid various sums of money as approved by the FG after the Nigeria Football Federation received the sums on Friday.
According to Nigeria Football Federation, NFF’s Head of Women’s Football, Ruth David, a breakdown of the Super Falcons’ monies showed that each player got the sum of N5,494,500.
The amount is at the rate of $17,900 (converted to naira at the official rate of N305 to $1), plus the sum of N15,000 camp allowance and N20,000 transport allowance. All the monies were converted at the official rate of N305 to $1.
Head Coach Florence Omagbemi got a total of N11,014,000, while assistant coaches Ann Chiejine, Perpetua Nkwocha and Bala Mohammed, as well as the backroom staff were N8,274,250 richer. The equipment manager got a total of N4,114,625.