Keshi, who is preparing Nigeria for November’s World Cup play-off second leg against Ethiopia has openly said it that he has not been paid salary for 7 months.
According to the NSC director general Elegbeleye “This is unacceptable,” NSC director general , we’ve queried it. I don’t know why the NFF should owe the national coach. As far as I am concerned, it is a national embarrassment.”
Elegbeleye was furious whilst he explained, adding that “The coach is not like the secretariat staff, he is on a contract. Because their staff have not been paid does not mean the national coach should not be paid.
“If he gets sacked today, there is no gratuity, so why should he suffer?”
Zobo.ng has also learnt that The NFF is in serious financial difficulty as it is indebted to many other staff including the assistant coach Daniel Amokachi and goalkeeper trainer Ike Shorunmu. Others who have recently complained of not been paid incudes: Christian Chukwu, Shaibu Amodu, Samson Siasia, Austin Eguavoen, John Obuh and Eucharia Uche
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