Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto has donated a house gift, land as well as cash gifts to Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi for his exemplary performance for the national team.
Governor Tambuwal made the donations when the defender visited him at the Sokoto State Government House on Monday.
Abdullahi also got a sponsorship to the holy pilgrimage in Mecca and monetary incentive to support his foundation. It is learnt the land will be used to build the Shehu Abdullahi Sports Complex.
The defender who plays for Turkish club Bursaspor was part of Super Eagles squad that got eliminated in the group stage at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.