22nd September, 2021
Air Peace CEO, Allen Onyema has gifted Super Falcons teams, past and present, N20 million.
He gifted the present squad N10m on Tuesday despite their loss to South Africa’s Bayana Bayana in the final of the maiden Aisha Buhari Cup competition.
South Africa’s Bayana Bayana beat the Super Falcons 4-2 at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Lagos.
Allen Onyema was not dismayed by the loss, said Ademola Olajire, Director of Communications at the Nigeria Football Federation, on Wednesday.
“He presented the sum of ₦10 million to the Super Falcons’ class of 1999 that reached the quarter-finals of the FIFA Women’s Cup in USA who were honoured by the NFF at a special Awards ceremony in Lagos on Monday.
“He also gifted the present bunch the sum of ₦10 million,” the statement read.
Onyema recently gave the Super Eagles N20m after they defeated Cape Verde in their FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifier.