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Nathi Mthethwa adds R5.8 million to Banyana Banyana bonus

banana banana were financially supported by the Minister of Sport Nathi Mthethwa following their 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (WAFCON) triumph.

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Desire Ellis and her charges arrived from Morocco on Tuesday, and they were greeted by photo ball fans and dignitaries they deserve.

Banyana Banyana were crowned WAFCON champions on Saturday after beating hosts Morocco 2-1 in the final, and that meant securing the R9.2 million bonus promised to them by the South African Football Association (SAFA).

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Now, Mthethwa presented Banyana with a check for R5.8 million through the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture to Banyana upon her arrival at OR Tambo International Airport.

HOW MUCH BANYANA BANYANA WILL GET IN BONUSES NOW

The newly crowned African Queens will share nearly double what they were promised ahead of the start of the WAFCON finals.

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In total, Banyana Banyana now has R15 million in bonuses to be shared among the 23 players who took part in the tournament.

That means each player will receive just over R650,000 for their efforts at the continental flagship project in Morocco.

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Nathi Mthethwa adds R5.8 million to Banyana Banyana bonus

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