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First “Plateau Peace, Unity and Reconciliation Football Tournament” holds in Jos

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos The city of Jos over the weekend held its first ever ‘Plateau North Peace, Unity and Reconciliation Football Tournament,’ which was organized by Senator Istifanus D. Gyang, who represents Plateau Northern Senatorial District. The event held at the Rwang Pam Township Stadium, Jos. While making his speech at the occasion, Super Eagles Captain,

Lalong Crowned Patron of Jos Polo Club

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Jos Polo Club field The Jos Polo Club has crowned Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state as its patron. The investiture took place recently at the Jos Polo ground recently. At the event, which held at the Polo Club in Jos, the president of the club, Alhaji Murtala Laushi, said

Faith Academy Sports Competition: Peace Lekwot Emerges MicroManna Most Valuable Athlete Again, With 14 Medals

by Juliana K. Tauna, Kaduna Peace Lekwot (left) poses with her prize after emerging MicroManna “Most Valuable Athlete” at the 2020 Faith Academy Kaduna Inter-house Sports Competition. Another MicroManna Faith Academy inter-house sports competition has just ended – with a re-emerging winner, Peace Lekwot, who clinched 14 medals, making her

Kaduna Corporate League: FCMB Continues With Winning Streak

by Juliana K. Tauna, Kaduna As the 10th edition of the Kaduna Corporate League Cup enters day two, matches were played over the weekend and the First City Monument Bank (FCMB) continued from where it stopped last week – with a 1-0 win over Sterling Bank. The goal that made FCMB winner was scored by Suleiman Zakari, while

32 Kaduna Schools To Get Sports Facilities Development – Commissioner

by Juliana K. Tauna, Kaduna Kaduna State Government has concluded plans of developing facilities in 32 schools across the state. The quest is gaining towards ensuring the development of sports, from the grassroots to intentional level. This was disclosed by Ismaila Lere, who is Senior Assistant on Media to the Commissioner of Sports Development, Professor Kabiru Mato, during a

25 Handball Teams Converge in Kaduna for National Division 1 League

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna  No fewer than 25 Handball Teams have converged in Kaduna for the 2019 National Handball Division One League. The national league, scheduled for 13th to 22nd November, 2019, is expected to feature sixteen male and nine female teams. Secretary-General, Handball Federation, Mohammed Maigidansama, who disclosed this at a press briefing in Kaduna on Tuesday, said

SWAN lauds Kaduna Gov, Sports Commissioner Over Ministry’s Face-lift

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Sport Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN, Kaduna chapter, headed by Comrade Jacob Zango and Abdulwaheed Adubi as chairman and secretary, respectively, has commended Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, for giving the Ministry of Sports a facelift, in order to improve the standard of sporting activities in the state. SWAN also commended the state commissioner of youth