The 23 Native Authorities areas in Kaduna state might be at loggerhead because the seventh Kaduna Sports activities Pageant kicks-off on Tuesday on the Ahmadu Bello Stadium Kaduna.
The lengthy awaited occasion, which is anticipated to supply athletes that might symbolize Kaduna state on the Nationwide Sports activities Pageant scheduled for late November in Delta state, will characteristic 15 sports activities from Tuesday November 8 to Saturday November 12, 2022.
Based on the Director of Sports activities Improvement, Kaduna state Ministry of Sports activities Improvement, Alhaji Ibrahim Yakubu, “the athletes from the 23 native authorities areas will compete within the 15 sports activities primarily based on the entries from every native authorities.
“The 15 sports activities to be accomplished for are, Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Handball, Athletics, Chess, Badminton, Squash, Desk Tennis, Seaside Volleyball, Kokawa, Dambe, Karate, Boxing and Scrabble.”
Talking on the state of preparation for the state pageant, the DoS stated, “up to now all needed preparations have been put in place for a hitch-free pageant, which we anticipate will produce athletes that may symbolize Kaduna state on the forthcoming Nationwide Sports activities Pageant scheduled to carry in Asaba, Delta state”.
Yakubu went additional to precise the dedication of the Ministry of Sports activities Improvement to present alternatives to athletes to develop themselves and showcase their sporting abilities throughout the week lengthy pageant.