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Gov Almakura Splashes N48m On Nasarawa Amazons For Winning NWPL Title
By Olayinka Olawole
. Governor Tanko Almakura
Nasarawa State Governor Tanko Almakura has rewarded victorious Nasarawa Amazons FC with a cash prize of N48 million for winning the 2016/2017 Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) Super Four title.
The Governor announced the reward package after hosting the team at the government house in Lafia, saharareporterssport.com can confirm. The Governor ordered the release of N38 million as sign off fee for the 2016/2017 season, while N10m is for winning the Nigeria Women Premier League in Benin two weeks ago.
The Amazons defeated Delta Queens 1-0 at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium two weeks ago to emerge champions of the NWPL Super Four.