Governor Chukwuma Soludo on Sunday 8th October officially kickoff the “Solution Community Shield Championship ” at the Awka City Stadium.
The Governor, accompanied by his Deputy, Hon. Onyekachukwu Ibezim and other powered dignitaries arrived at the venue to much funfair as 179 President Generals under Anambra State Association of Town Unions with their town representatives already seated.
The Governor during his speech assured Ndî Anambra that his administration will make sure that youths are empowered through sports and football in particular. He emphasized on the importance of football in fostering unity and ensuring peace within the state. He promised to back the FA in football development programs and reserved special praise for the FA Chairman Chikelue Iloenyosi alongside the Chairman of Sports commission, Hon Estate Onyedum and President of ASATU Barr Titus Akpudo for such an initiative.
The FA Boss thanked the Governor for his massive support. He assured him that this tournament will bear fruits as his office and that of the Sports commission have already inaugurated a committee that will be spotting talents that will be motivated for bigger moves.