Victorious Super Falcons seize AWCON trophy over NFF'S failure to pay bonuses and allowances

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Super Falcons have failed to release the newly won AWCON 2016 trophy after the NFF failed to pay their allowances, rewards and stipends.
The players promised to stay at the
hotel they lodged in until their cash is paid

As indicated by a write up by New Telegraph, a meeting between the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the triumphant Falcon finished in disaster as the players pledged to stay at their hotel in Abuja until their cash is paid.

The show began when the NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, went by the group and let them know that there was no cash to pay.
NFF initially offered to give the players N50000 each as transport fare but they dismissed it and this allegedly angered the players as they promised to stay at the hotel until their cash is paid.

They even seized the trophy they won as they fail to release it and promised not to until they are paid.

A source who was at the meeting said: "Pinnick was attempting to placate the players to practice persistence that they will be paid soon, yet they (the players) requesting that he be particular and the way those of them posed the question got the NFF supervisor irate.

"The NFF supervisor was not content with the way the stars were taking care of the issue and put forth a few expressions that likewise chafed the players. I won't let you know what Pinnick said on the grounds that it is better you individuals don't compose those things."

It was accumulated that Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, the NFF general secretary, had prior gone by the group furthermore asked the players to be tolerant and patient.

Sanusi endeavored to give them N50000 each as transport toll however the players rejected.
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