NIGER UNITED HANDBALL CLUB OF MINNA WON THE NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP
The Niger United Handball Club of Minna had won the Nigeria National League Championship held at the Raw Pack Sports Complex Lagos. The Niger Handball team played the final with Owenna Kings of Ondo by 35 to 23.
A total of 12 team partake in the National Handball League including Uniform Organizations such as the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp, Armed Forces and Road Safety, Coach Yekini Adebayo Oloro of Niger United confirmed that the team lost only 2 matches and draw 1, he however commended the Management of the Niger State Sports Ministry for doing everything for the state to attained such height.
By: Muhammad Muhammad
The Niger State Ministry of Sports Development had suspended all program athletes; this was contained in a memo signed by the Director of Administration to all sports associations.
The memo further read that by this development, sports associations are to summit the list of their top athletes for further engagement.
Furthermore the Sports Management had observed with dismay over the attitude and performances of coaches as lukewarm and warned that coaches should take their official responsibility with high level of honesty and seriousness.
The memo warned, henceforth the Sports Ministry will take punitive measures against such behaviors from any coaches found wanting in the discharged of his duty.