Several reactions of disappointment and embarrassment have greeted the outcry by the Kogi State Beach Soccer Team stranded in Kebbi state due to lack of funds.
The team representing the state at the ongoing National Beach Soccer League needed bailout, and resorted to the general public for help.
In a public appeal sent by Sylvester Agada Sunday, and earlier published, the team was preparing to face the host, Kebbi in a second round match, but weighed down by funds.
“I am writing this passionate financial appeal on behalf of Kogi State Beach Soccer Team.
“Currently, the Team is in Kebbi State in the ongoing National Beach Soccer League.
“Please no amount is too small in supporting this good course. Find Account Details of the Team Captain:
FIRST BANK NIG. PLC
“Your kindness will be appreciated,” he said.
Godfrey Omeiza: Which beach did you played in in Kebbi? In fact, how did you enter Kebbi in the first place?
Igbadi Idris: All of us are stranded in Kogi State. We all need bailout. Even the Governor needs bailout, because the first bailout was misused by who… The second one was returned to Central Bank. The Beach teams are on their own because there’s no where we can get another bailout. May God help Kogi State.
Nayashi Yunusa: Even the state workers celebrated Sallah without salary, make una go kebbi state government house and make formal introduction may be they can be of help.
Daniel Akpa: Who send them, Bello is not paying salary of the common man, na Desert or Dust players him go rescue.
Make Una trek o