Keffi Pony’s Ranch a dream come true – Wadada
By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
The establishing and the galloping off of the maiden polo tournament at the Keffi Pony’s Ranch is a dream come true, owner of the investment, Honourable Ahmed Aliyu Wadada has said.
Wadada stated this at the opening ceremony of the tournament on in Keffi, Nasarawa State.
He expressed gratitude to God for giving him the opportunity and resources to invest in the project, describing it as one that would eventually become a tourism hub for Nigeria.
He explained that the ranch is established on 24 hectares of lush green vegetation, that will have an all year round green turf, which would further develop the game of Polo in Nigeria.
“The ranch will provide world class facilities in terms of standard conference centre, children parks and apartments for accommodation,” he said.
Speaking further, he said that already, sponsors are thronging the ranch because the tournament is an international one featuring players from Argentina, South Africa and others, attracting huge crowds that make the sponsors confident that they will have good returns on their investment.
The former member of the House of Representatives, explained that 20 per cent of proceeds from the ranch will be invested in his foundation, that is focused on providing education for the less privileged.