The Kwara State Ministry of Sports and Youth Development has approved the Governor’s Table Tennis Championship in Tsaragi.
This was disclosed today when the organizers of the Championship visited Tsaragi, Edu Local Government Area of Kwara State ahead of the competition.
The Committee, who were in Tsaragi to assess the state of preparedness and equally inspect the venue of the tournament was led by the Managing Director of Sliverwall Consult, Femi Olabode and ace Sportscaster and CEO of Sportspro News, Bayour Issah, who is the consultant.
Olabode revealed that the visit was necessary as part of their talent hunt intiative and build-up to the event, as he assures lovers of table tennis of a befiting tournament.
In his own remarks, Bayour Issah noted that the visit was aimed at preparing the ground for the first of its kind tournament which is scheduled to hold on September 26, 2020, at Tsaragi Town Hall.
The Championship, which was sponsored by Kwara State government is organised by Silverwall Consult with the aim of discovering talents, and promote sports development at the grassroots.
The Championship is expected to attract all the secondary school students in Edu Local Government including Unity Secondary School, Tsaragi, and Bata Kinti Community Secondary School in Dumagi, the hometown of the Secretary to the State Government, Professor Mamman Shaba.