President Jonathan Donates N50m to Nigerian Football Supporters’ Club

President Goodluck Jonathan has donated N50m [$305, 000] to the Nigerian Supporters’ Club to help their preparations towards the World Cup in Brazil.

The President announced the donation on Wednesday at the Aso Villa.

He said it was from the federal government to assist the supporters club for a hitch-free support for the Super Eagles at the World Cup in Brazil.

The President was also decorated as the Grand Patron of the Supporters Club, just as he promised to be in Brazil to cheer the Super Eagles.

President Jonathan Watches Super Eagles Training in Addis Ababa.
President Jonathan Watches Super Eagles Training in Addis Ababa.

Jonathan said he would assist in mobilising the private sector to support the Supporters Club, with a view to ensuring that many Nigerians attend the World Cup in Brazil.

Culled from This Day.