Kaduna State College (KASU) has emerged winners of the primary Kaduna Metropolitan Tertiary Establishments Sports activities Pageant on the Greenfield College Metropolis Campus Sports activities Heart Kudenda, Kaduna.
KASU received 4 gold, three silver and two bronze medals to win the maiden competitors, whereas Kaduna Polytechnic (KadPoly) settled for second place with 4 gold and two silver medals. Vibrant Air Power Institute of Know-how (AFIT), which stood out as one of the best kitted staff, received three gold, 5 silver and 4 bronze medals to position third. Hosts Greenfield College was fourth on the medals desk, with one gold, two silver and 4 bronze medals.
Exhausting-fighting KadPoly misplaced narrowly to KASU on penalties after taking part in 1-1 draw at full time in an explosive male soccer ultimate on the ultimate day of the three-day occasion. Through the medals and trophies presentation ceremony, Israel Baba Musa from Greenfield College received Particular Award for taking part in all occasions.
Talking in an interview with sports activities journalists in the course of the closing ceremony, Professional Chancellor of Greenfield College, Engr Simon Nwakacha (Onwa of Umueri) mentioned the competitors was clean with out hitches. “It has gone very properly, the amenities are stunning, they’re world class. For the subsequent version, it’s left for the organisers to find out if to broaden it to cowl your complete state or not.
“However we should respect the significance of sports activities to particular person, group and nationwide growth. A few of these nationwide issues being confronted might be solved via such competitions by protecting the youth busy. I wish to ask the Federal Authorities, states and pubic spirited people to key into such occasions. Sports activities can promote our nation’s picture. For example, when Tobi Amusan broke the world document, she did Nigeria proud,” he mentioned.
Nwakacha recommended the organisers for doing an excellent job. “I reward the organisers of the occasion, I need to single out the Vice Chancellor of Greenfield College who ran up and down to make sure success of the occasion. Although they didn’t obtain a lot assist, besides from the taking part faculties who sponsored their groups”.
The Vice Chancellor of Greenfield College, Prof. Simon Katung, in his remarks, mentioned the success of the maiden metropolitan sports activities competition is a morale booster.
He thanked all who made it a actuality, singling out the taking part establishments and athletes for placing up glorious efficiency.