Resignations May Hit NFF Technical Department After Huge Pay Cuts
Several top officials of the NFF technical department are considering quitting their posts after a decision to impose a 25% pay cut on their new contracts.
www.insideglasshouse.com gathered that the contracts of the officials led by Technical Director Austin Eguavoen (PICTURED) are up for renewal.
In a recent meeting, an NFF executive committee member addressed the affected officials, where he made it very clear to them that “amendments” will be made to the new contracts they will be offered.
It is now known that the “amendments” has to do with a review downwards of their salaries.
The officials it was further gathered will now have to take a 25% salary slash as part of the cost-cutting measures by the NFF, who are heavily in debts.
This comes as the contracts never provided for housing allowance and pension.
“As a result of this development, many of the affected officials are mulling throwing in the towel,” a top official informed www.insideglasshouse.com
Eguavoen is on 2 million Naira a month and a 25% pay slash will mean he will now earn 1.5 Million Naira.
The former international captain took over the leadership of the NFF technical department after the contract of former Super Eagles assistant coach Bitrus Bewarang was not renewed in 2020.