Akwa Ibom State commissioner for Youth and Sports, Sir Monday Uko, has assured the state female Football team Ibom Angels that the government will do all it takes to provide all necessary amenities for the team as they prepare for the 2019/2020 Nigeria Women Football League season.
Uko, who stated this on Tuesday during a meeting with the players and management of the team at the Uyo Township Stadium informed the girls that a befitting camp has already been acquired for them, adding that the camp is 90% ready.
” In less than 14 days, the players will start making use of the facility,” Uko disclosed.
“The camp we have gotten for the club is one of the best camps. Thank God the Captain of the team was there the other day to see things for herself.I’m sure she can testify to that. We are ready to see that this season will be one of the best seasons for Ibom Angels Football Club to succeed in picking a trophy”
Earlier on Monday,the Chairman of the club Mr. Moses Nana, expressed happiness for a successful resumption for the team,even as he thanked God for the safety of lives of the entire team through the year 2020.
Nana, used the opportunity to charge the girls to be ready for the upcoming season, adding that no stone shall be left unturned to see that the team achieves its goals while appealing for unity in the team.
“I want each and everyone of us to contribute to the growth of the team by doing what is right. Make sure you keep to the rules and regulations by being disciplined always,” Nana stated.
By: Hanifat Mustapha