Thursday, 14 November 2013
Imo Rewards Indigenes, Coach in Victorious Eaglets Team With Money, Land
The Imo state Government on Wednesday, November 13, 2013, hosted hosted four members of the under- 17 FIFA World Cup winning team who are indigenes of Imo State. At the occasion, the state governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha assisted by his deputy, Prince Eze Madumere rewarded each of the four players of the Golden Eaglets with a N1 million Naira gift and a plot of Land while their assistant Coach and indigene of Imo State, Emmanuel Amuneke got a N2 million reward and a plot of land. The Governor also promised that the state government will undertake to pay the school fees of the four Eaglet stars until their graduation from the university. The Eaglets from Imo were: Kelechi Iheanacho, Eze Chidera, Nwakali Chidiebere, Francis Odinaka Ozoho.