Etebo, Akpeyi, Others Write EFCC Over N300m Warri Wolves Debt
Thirty four former Warri Wolves players including Super Eagles duo Oghenekaro Etebo, Daniel Akpeyi have written a petition to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission concerning the inability of the club to pay them outstanding wages totaling N300m.
The club which is currently languishing in the second division of the Nigeria Professional Football League according to the players failed to pay their salaries and sign-on fees since 2014. Nigeria Football Federation president, Pinnick Amaju was chairman of the club during that period.
Etebo played for two seasons between 2013 and 2015, while Akpeyi played for the seasiders for just single season. Some other Nigeria internationals named in the list include Abu Azeez, Stanley Dimgba and Azubuike Egwuekwe.
Former players of NNL side Warri Wolves write EFCC over the failure of the management of the club to pay them their salaries and sign on fee worth over 200million naira since 2014.
Etebo since leaving the Delta state-based club played in Portugal and Spain. He recently signed a long-term deal wit English Championship side, Stoke City. Akpeyi joined South African club, Chippa United after he left in 2015.