Sport Minister to receive victorious Flying Eagles, Scrabble teams on Monday

Sun May 22nd, 2022 - Abuja (FCT)

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, will tomorrow (Monday) receive the national U-20 male team, the Flying Eagles and the all-conquering Scrabble Team to the West African championships in Ghana at the Minister’s Conference Room inside the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja. While the Ladan Bosso-tutored U-20 team flew over the Junior Squirrels of Benin Republic by 3 goals to 1 in Friday’s final of the WAFU U-20 tournament in Niamey, Niger Republic, the Nigeria Scrabble team proved their mettle again at the West African championships in Accra, Ghana. The Nigerian scrabble team won the top nine places during the competition thus emerging as the overall best and Nigeria’s Eta Karo emerged the Championships’ Most Valuable Player (MVP).

The Special Assistant to the Minister of Sports, Kola Daniel in a chat with Tribune Sports said the scrabble team will be received at 11am while the Flying Eagles are expected at 12pm.




source: Tribune