Bayelsa: Int’l Wrestlers Bill To Perform At Dickson’s Wrestling Classics
By Amos Okioma
LAGOS MARCH 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Notable international and national wrestlers are expected to perform at the four day international tournament taking place in Bayelsa state ‘
The president of Nigerian Wrestling Federation Hon. Baraladei Igali stated this while addressing journalists at a pre – event media briefing in Yenagoa.
According to Igali who is the Chairman of House Committee on Sports at the Bayelsa state House of Assembly, some of the big names include Amanat Adeniyi, Agas Daniel,Blessing Oborodudu, Soso Tamaran and Sinivie Boltic among others that had won laurels at local and international events.
He also disclosed that the Honorable Minister of Sports and Youth Development and other national officials of the federation are also to grace the occasion that had been used to discover budding athletes that can now represent the nation at various events and this one will not be an exception .
Also speaking the Bayelsa state Commissioner of Sports Development , Hon. Perekiye Bobureyefe commended the state governor,s passion for sports as tool for employment of teeming unemployed, adding that his zeal to host the event inspite of paucity of funds which may have deprived many States to participate.
He also disclosed that arrangement has been completed to accommodate all the expected guests as well adequate security provided for their safety thorough out the event.