President Muhammadu Buhari allocates houses to the 1994 Super Eagles squad.
The President of Nigeria has approved the allocation of 3-bedroom houses to the 1994 Super Eagles team that won the African Cup of Nations in Tunisia, keeping to their word by the Federal Government.
The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, confirmed this development in a statement in Abuja on Thursday.
Mr. Shehu stated that the approval came after a memo was submitted by Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde-Raji Fashola, to the President.
He further stated that the president, approved the allocations in their states of preference, noting that six players and three technical crew members had received their houses already.
The players include: Mr. Peter Rufai, Alloy Agu, Ike Shorounmu, Uche Okechukwu, Samson Siasia, Efan Ekoku, Sunday Oliseh, Benedict Iroha, Isaac Semitoje, Mutiu Adepoju, Emmanuel Amunike, Victor Ikpeba, Austin Eguavoen and Wilfred Agbonavbare (who is Deceased).
Others are: Mr. Uche Okafor (Deceased), Thompson Oliha (Deceased), Stephen Keshi (Deceased), Christian Chukwu, Dr Akin Amao, Stephen Edema, Col. A Asielue and B. Aromasodun.
We are glad that the Nigerian government has kept to their promise and put smiles on the faces of super eagles squad and their families.
(News Agency of Nigeria)