Nigeria redeems 25-year old pledge to Clemens Westerhof | The Guardian Nigeria News


Clemens Westerhof PHOTO: TWITTER/Federal Ministry of PWH

After twenty-five years, the Nigerian government has presented a letter of allocation of a house to the former technical adviser to Super Eagles, Clemens Westerhof, for outstanding performance at the USA 1994 World Cup.

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola who made the presentation on Monday in Abuja,said he was very happy that many years of promise government was able to redeem her image on the house to former Eagle tactician.

“The government is rewarding the former technical adviser because it wants to develop the sports as it is a unifying factor for all ethnic groups,” Fashola said. “The gesture will go a long way to encourage other sportsmen and women here.”

Contributing, minister of youth and sports development, Solomon Dalung said the Class of 1994 as a team has come to be known for achieving great feat for Nigeria and indeed the continent of Africa.

“For one, just before the World…

Source: Guardian Newspaper