Report by Victoria Tafu
The Hon. Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Hon. Idris Musa today received Chairmen of the various Sports Association, Coaches and Secretaries from the Sports Council in his office.
The Commissioner commended the Chairmen for their effort and commitment towards the sponsorship of athletes to some major sports championship,he stated that their effort will not be in vain.
While addressing their various challenges, Hon. ldris Musa promised that the Government of Alhaji Yahaya Bello will not relent in its effort at providing solutions to some of the challenges facing the sports sector in the state,he further appeal to the private sector to support sports development in the State.
Earlier, the Director of Sports, Kogi State Sports Council, Mr Sunday Daku also appreciated the Chairmen, urging them not to relent in their support,he specifically mentioned sports that are enjoying the support of their Chairmen, sports like Handball, Volleyball,Judo, Cricket, Table tennis and Tennis.
In his vote of thanks, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry,Mr Sylvanus Akpama thanked all the Chairmen for their commitment towards the development of sports in Kogi State, saying that their effort will be rewarded.