- July 1, 2021
Nigerian president allocates houses to Tunis ‘94 Super Eagles Squad after 30 years
According to a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the approval to allocate 3-bedroom houses to the Super Eagles Squad that won the Tunis ‘94 African Cup of Nations followed a memo by Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola.
The allocation by President Muhammadu Buhari to the 23-man squad which included Goalkeepers: Peter Rufai, Wilfred Agbonavbare, Alloy Agu; Defenders: Stephen Keshi, Austin Eguavoen, Uche Okafor, Uche Okechukwu, Isaac Semitoje, Ben Iroha, Nduka Ugbade; Midfielders: Sunday Oliseh, Mutiu Adepoju, Edema Fuludu, Thompson Oliha, Austin Okocha, Efan Ekoku; and Forwards: Rashidi Yekini, Samson Siasia, Daniel Amokachi, Emmanuel Amuneke, Victor Ikpeba, and Finidi George was coming 30 years after the dream squad won the competition for the most powerful African country.
According to the statement released by the presidential spokesman, “The President approved the allocations in their states of preference, noting that six players and three technical crews received their houses already”.