Except some unforeseen circumstance interferes as is mostly the case with the Nigerian government and all its plans, the inter-school competitions which in the good old days were the rave of the moment in Abia State are about to commence again.
The Executive council has given Mr. Martin Okoji, the commissioner for sports the order to revive the competition known as the ‘Governor’s Cup.”
The commissioner was commissioned to come up with a plan for the procurement and distribution of about 600 table tennis boards to the schools in the state.
according to Daily Independent, the news has given rise to positive reactions from Abians. Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on homeland security, Mr. Chijioke Ubani described the project as commendable.
According to him, crime will be greatly reduced when the energies of Youths are channeled into positive things.