His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello today received players and Sports officials from the just concluded National Table Tennis Championship held in Lagos.
Governor Bello assured the players of Government continuous support for in making sure they achieve their dreams in Sports.
While receiving the medals won by the State youngest player Table Tennis player miss lze Sezuo, Governor Bello promised Education Scholarship and cash was awarded to the players, Coach and team members.
Governor Yahaya Bello also promised to receive the just concluded EDO 2020 contingent and all other Medals won across board soonest.
Governor Bello also directed the Board Chairman,Kogi State Sports Council,Hon. Abdulmalik lsah Dolly to forward all Sports challenges to him through the office of the Hon. Commissioner.
Earlier,the Hon Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Hon ldris Musa appreciated the Governor for his love, support and prompt release of funds for Athletes to participate in Sports Championship.
Miss lze Sezuo won a Bronze medal in her Cadet category and was awarded the most promising player at the championship.
Present at the reception are the Commissioner for Finance, Budget and Planning,Hon Asiru Asiwaju, Commissioner for Rural Development, Hon Baron Okwoli, Director Revenue, Mr Sam Olubunmi and the Director of Sports,Kogi State Sports Council,Mr Onipe Obakachi.
PRO ( MY&SD)