Governor Umaru Al-makura of Nasarawa State has offered plots of land and 10 million naira cash to the management and players of Nasarawa United Football Club for reaching the Federation Cup finals for the first time.

The governor announced the donation in Lafia at a brief ceremony held in honour of the team for their exploits in the 2016 Federation Cup competition.

Al-makura noted that though the team failed to lift the trophy, the players did not disappoint their supporters and the government because they fought hard till the end only losing via penalty shootout.

The governor said that his administration will co-orporate and support the team by paying all outstanding allowances for both players and officials.