By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
All is now set for the eagerly anticipated finals of the Kàduna State Inter Secondary Schools Sports Competition which will commence on Wednesday January 29, 2020 in Kaduna.
A statement signed by the PRO of the Kaduna Sports Ministry, Jummai Nuhu informed that 850 students and officials from twelve educational zones have arrived Kaduna on Tuesday for the schools sports fiesta.
The youngsters from 12 educational zones in the state will battle for the top prizes in four sports events, namely, football, basketball, volleyball and athletics in the four-day event.
The Commissioner of Sport Development, Professor Kabiru Mato, has assured on the readiness of the ministry to fast track sport development in the state.
He congratulated the qualified teams and their schools and prayed for a hitch-free festival.
“This is part of the ministry’s mandate and drive to resuscitate schools sport in the state”.
The competition which is scheduled to hold from January 29 to February 1, 2020 will take place at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium and the Kaduna Township Stadium.