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“Umahi Is Reviving Ebonyi Grassroot Football, With Spice” – Adaolaedo

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As the First Edition of Ebonyi State Veterans Football Championship kickstarts in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, the media aide to governor David Umahi, office of her Excellency, Adaolado has said that grassroot football which was abandoned in the state before the emergence of the present Administration, was now receiving a reviving touch from the governor of the state, Engr David Umahi.

Adaolado who spoke to NationsTrends Sports in Abakaliki said, with the first edition of Ebonyi State Veterans Football Championship, prospects of grassroot football were broadened for wider impacts.

She disclosed that football loving people of the state were in happy moods following the championship which goes miles further to confirm the disposition of the sports loving governor of the state, Engr David Umahi towards launching football and other sports activities in the state to take over ahead of its contemporaries in the country.

The media aide who applauded the ‘work ready’ character of the Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Mr Charles Akpuenika, expressed the hope that with the perfect personality combination of the Commisioner and his boss, Engr David Umahi, Ebonyi Sports like in other areas was fastly taking over national attention.

Adaolado called on the Sports loving people of the state to continue to pray for and support the state governor to ensure that the beautiful dreams of the people of the state were realised.

The ist Edition of Ebonyi State Veterans Football Championship, is a tournament arranged for footballers ABOVE 40 YEARS OLD in the state, and pedalled by the state government through the State Ministry of youth and sports, to entertain the public.

It was ignited at the Pa Ngele Oruta Township Stadium, today Sunday, ist December, 2019, with fixtures as below;

>> EBONYI SOUTH TEAM A Vs EBONYI NORTH TEAM A
10:00AM

>> EBONYI CENTRAL TEAM A Vs EBONYI NORTH TEAM B
2:00PM

> EBONYI SOUTH TEAM B Vs EBONYI CENTRAL TEAM B
4:00PM.

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