After a long wait, the Akwa Ibom state Governor Udom Emmanuel, has rewarded the 2017 Aiteo cup champions, Akwa United.
The Promise keepers defeated Niger Tornadoes in the final played at the Teslim Balogun stadium in Lagos.
The governor hosted the club on Wednesday at the government house and rewarded them with N70 million .
The team already commenced the defending of the trophy with an emphatic 7-0 win over Hopes of glory in the Round of 64 fixture.
They have been paired with Aklosendi International in the round of 32 slated for the16th of September, in Enugu