Football Supporters Club - Nigeria's president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, on Wednesday announced a cash gift of 5 million Naira (about US$ 33,000) to the Nigerian Football Supporters' Club for their “unparalleled support” to the Super Eagles during the 2013 African Cup of Nations Cup finals in South Africa.
Jonathan disclosed the cash gift just before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council meeting here.
The announcement followed the presentation of the cup, won by the Super Eagles, to the Council Chambers.
Jonathan had Tuesday night, at a reception for the African champions, rewarded the players and coaches with cash gifts, lands in Abuja and national honours.
Under the package, Head Coach Steven Keshi received 10 million Naira (about US$ 66,000), while his assistants and and players got 5 million Naira (US$ 33,000) each.