The President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick and his top officials have beign summoned by the Nigerian Presidency following a protest march by the Super Falcons in Abuja
Earlier today ( Wednesday) , the chief of staff at the Presidency Abba Kyari addressed the team when they stormed the National Assembly to protest the non-payment of their entitlements by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
He promised they will be paid this week.
The Falcons led by skipper Rita Chikwelu displayed various placards to kick against the shabby treatment they have been subjected to by the NFF.
The Falcons have embarked on a sit-in protest at the Abuja hotel since they won a record eighth women’s AFCON almost a fortnight ago.
They also held on to the trophy they won in Cameroon, insisting they first be paid off.
The Falcons have been pressing for their entitlements since they won the women’s AFCON about a fortnight ago in Cameroon.