President Jonathan approves 2014 World Cup budget

published on Wednesday, 23 April 2014

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has confirmed that President Goodluck Jonathan, has approved its budget for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.The federation's president Aminu Maigari, made this disclosure on Tuesday, during his meeting with the national team's coach, Stephen Keshi.He also added that preparations were in full swing, to make sure the Super Eagles do well at the competition."">"For our preparation, are very much on track and we have received the president's approval for the World Cup funding," Maigari said on Tuesday."We are not under any form of pressure and it us our belief that the Eagles will do well at the World Cup and we need everybody's input to actualize it."Maigari further assured that the Federation will not interfere with coach Stephen Keshi's selection process as his administration reposed utmost faith in the tactician.