February 3, 2023



Extra volleyball skills can be found in Nigeria – Nimrod

The President of Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Engineer Musa Nimrod, mentioned his administration will uncover extra younger gamers like Ifunanya Udeagbala (Anambra Angels) within the six geopolitical zones of the nation.

Nimrod disclosed this throughout the closing ceremony of the 2022 Nationwide Division 1 and a couple of Volleyball Leagues held on the indoor sports activities corridor of Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna on Thursday evening.

Anambra Angels’ Ifunanya Udeagbala was adjudged the Most Worthwhile Participant of the 2022 Nationwide Division 1 Volleyball League (girls’s class).

Nimrod mentioned Ifunanya Udeagbala has the potential of enjoying skilled volleyball exterior the shores of the nation including that the Federation will proceed to supply an enabling setting for younger gamers to thrive.

He mentioned, “One of many mandates of this present NVBF board is to make sure the younger gamers have the chance to play volleyball. There are a lot of younger gamers like Ifunanya Udeagbala scattered throughout the 36 states of the Federation. You’ll vividly recall that in my first time period, the Federation organised a clinic for women beneath 18 within the 6 geopolitical zones which yielded constructive response.

“You possibly can see Anambra Angels participant, Ifunanya Udeagbala that performed nicely on the 2022 Nationwide Division 1 Volleyball League; she is a younger woman making waves throughout the nation and in SS3.

“I wish to encourage her mother and father to provide her extra alternatives to take part in additional volleyball tournaments. I see her enjoying skilled volleyball within the close to future. I wish to commend her coach, teammates and the group that helped form our future star”.

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Engr. Nimrod who’s the Secretary Normal of Confederation of African Volleyball (CAVB) Zone 3 mentioned the successes recorded on the simply concluded Nationwide Division 1 and a couple of Volleyball Leagues was not magic.

“I’m so pleased that our imaginative and prescient has come into fulfilment that at present we now have the Nigeria Volleyball Premier League, the Nationwide Division 1 and a couple of Leagues. What you’re witnessing right here on the Division 1 and a couple of will not be magic; Nigeria has been capable of conquer the age group African Championships due to the construction of the league which provides alternatives to youthful gamers,” he ended.