C/River Governor Splashes Cash, Land On Super Eagles

Cross River Governor Liyel Imoke
Cross River Governor Liyel Imoke

Cross River State governor, Liyel Imoke, had kept his promise of rewarding the Super Eagles for winning the Cup of Nations.

At a reception that was organised for the team, where the Nations Cup trophy was officially presented, gave a whopping N25m gift to the squad.

Super Eagles celebrating AFCON victory

He also gave each member of the team a plot of land in choice areas of Calabar, confirming what he had always said that Calabar is the home of the team.

The Super Eagles will at the weekend face the Harambee stars of Kenya in a World Cup qualifying match.