Rivers State Governor His Excellency Ezenwo Nyesom Wike (CON) will host the players, coaching crew and management of Rivers Football Club who finished in second position on the table at the just concluded Nigeria Professional Football League, to a dinner grand reception.
The Governor who commended the players for qualifying for CAF Champions League next season, further announced that all players and management members of our club will receive five hundred thousand Naira each for their performance in the 2016 NPFL season. The technical manager and coach, Stanley Eguma will receive one million Naira for his exertions.
In addition, the Governor has announced a trip to Madrid, Spain for all players & officials for their pre-season preparations and has also approved that a brand new Luxurious Bus for the football club to be immediately released by the Commissioner of Transport.
This is very commendable and very necessary for the growth of our local Nigeria league...