Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel is leading the state’s top officials to the draw ceremony of the second Akwa Ibom Youth Sports Festival. The event is billed to hold at the Civil Service auditorium in Uyo on Thursday, March 1st.
The draw will be in the team events, including football, volleyball and basketball, among others, just as the event Mascot and theme song would be unveiled during the event.
The governor and the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung are among the dignitaries expected at the festival’s opening ceremony scheduled for March 5.
According to the programme made available to Extrasportsnigeria.com, the 31 local councils’ contingents are expected to arrive in Uyo on Saturday, while the competition will hold from March 6 to 10 in Uyo, located in the South-south area of Nigeria.