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#AFCON2019: Dangote Redeems $50,000 Pledge To #SuperEagles [Photo]

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The president of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has redeemed his $50,000 pledge to the Super Eagles. Dangote, who was represented by the Group Managing Director and Chief Executive of Dangote Industries Limited (DIL), Mr. Olakunle Alake, presented the cheque to the national team officials at his office, in Ikoyi, Lagos.

It would be recalled that Amaju Pinnick, the President of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) had revealed during the just concluded African Cup of Nations that Africa’s richest businessman, Aliko Dangote promised $50,000 for every goal scored during their Semi-Final match against Algeria while Femi Otedola promised to pay $25,000 per goal for the same match.

Dangote promised to continue his support to the development of sports in Nigeria. The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) team in attendance during the presentation of cheque include: Super Eagles Equipment Manager, Chidi Ngoka; Super Eagles Team Administrator, Dayo Achor Enebi and Super Eagles International, John Ogu.

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ALIKO DANGOTE REDEEMS FINANCIAL PLEDGE TO SUPER EAGLES Group President/CE, Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, represented by the Group Managing Director, Dangote Industries Limited, Olakunle Alake has redeemed his 2019 AFCON semifinal match pledge to the Super Eagles of Nigeria. Aliko Dangote made the cash presentation on Wednesday July 31, 2019 at the Dangote Group Headquarters to representatives of the Super Eagles – John Ogu; Equipment Manager, Chidi Ngoka and Super Eagles Team Administrator, Dayo Achor Enebi, congratulating them on a successful outing and encouraging them to greater success in the future. It would be recalled that Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) revealed during the just concluded African Cup of Nations that Africa’s richest businessman, Aliko Dangote, promised $50,000 for every goal scored during their Semi-Final match against Algeria while Femi Otedola promised to pay $25,000 per goal for the same match. Photo Caption: L-R: Super Eagles International, John Ogu, Group Managing Director, Dangote Industries Limited, Olakunle Alake; Equipment Manager Chidi Ngoka and Team Administrator, Dayo Achor Enebi.

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