FC Taraba players who were not paid Salary as promised by the State Government, two days ago. The goalkeeper Ikechukwu Obilo told revealed the club chairman, Daniel Ishaya Gani, gave assurance to the players that the Government had accepted to pay them 4 months salary out of the 11 months owed, but the players were disappointed again on Monday.
[quote_center]To protest the unfair treatment, the players gathered their mattresses and camped out in front of the Government House in Jalingo, all through the night, with hopes that the Governor will heed to their plea.[/quote_center]
Explaining the current protest, Obilo said….
“I heard the Chairman say the deputy Governor asked them to prepare a memo for 4 months payment but the Chief of Staff protested insisting only 2 months will be paid. At that point the Chairman stormed out of the office.”
[quote_box_center]”Nothing has happened and the players are very angry. We have made plans to return to there (Government house) on Monday.”[/quote_box_center]