All is set for the 40th edition of Hope Games for the people with Special Needs (disabled) in Kwara State.
The Gmes have been scheduled to hold between Thursday 9th and Friday the10th of November, 2023, at School for the Special Needs, along Jebba Road, Ilorin, beginning from 2 pm each day.
The Hope Games are a yearly event organised and sponsored by the Adebisi Fabiyi Foundation, Omu-Aran, for the visually impaired, the dump, the deaf, and the mentally challenged.
According to Media Consultant for the Games, Bayour Issah of Sportspro News, this year’s celebration will be witnessed by Kwara Governor, Mallam AbdulRaman AbdulRasaq, as the Special Guest of Honor.
The school commended the sponsor, Senior Special Apostle Prophet Dr. Elisha Adebisi Fabiyi, for his commitment to promote the Games for four decades, uninterrupted.
The School for Special Needs will engage Kwara State Polytechnic Secondary School in the foodball event on Thursday by 3.pm, while the inter-house athletic competition will be held on Friday, all at the school’s playing field.
Meanwhile, the Games Coordinator, Adebola Mola Jatto, has extended an invitation to all and sundry to attend the Games, and also lend their support to the less privileged.