NOC Boss Hails Uduaghan On Sports Revolution

Gov_Uduaghan President of Nigeria Olympic Committee, Engineer Sani Ndanusa, has praised Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, on his revolutionary strides sports.

Ndanusa, who reacting just concluded maiden edition of African Youth Athletic Championship, which Delta State hosted and won by Nigeria, said that success of Team Nigeria at the AYAC Warri a positive sign that Nigeria athletics back on track.

Nigerian junior athletes powered victory African championship winning 13 Gold, 10 Silver and 10 medals beat Egypt, which came second with eight Gold, six Silver and two Bronze medals, while Ethiopia finished third with six Gold, 13 Silver and six bronze medals.

A statement by the Public Relations Officer of the NOC, Tony Ubani, Ndanusa said he was more excited with the junior athletes because they showed so much vim and vitality that Nigeria holds the future of Athletics in Africa.

Ndanusa, who is also the President of Nigeria Federation, the facilities that were used for the AYAC in the oil rich city of Warri, Delta State.

He said: “The use of Electronic Distance Measurement devices the work of officials easy.

“The acquisition of the devices no doubt bring about an improvement in the performances of our country’s athletes.”

Ndanusa also the President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, Chief Solomon Ogba, for his hard work.

He predicted that Nigeria would bounce back to winning ways with the eloquent programmes of the AFN.


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