Nigerian Government has appointed former Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo because the Ambassador of the newly resuscitated National Principals Cup.
Sunday Dare, Minister of Youth and Sports Development, introduced this on Tuesday when the previous Manchester United star paid him a courtesy go to on the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja.
Dare stated no less than 2, 700 secondary colleges throughout Nigeria will participate within the subsequent version of the Cup, which use ld to be very fashionable however was later killed by poor funding and lack of correct administration.
The minister stated Ighalo’s function because the ambassador of the competitors will contain watching dwell matches of the secondary faculty competitors throughout the six zones of the nation.
Also, former Super Eagles star Mikel Obi was on Friday appointed as Youth Ambassador by the Nigerian authorities.
Dare stated Obi’s appointment will encourage younger Nigerians in the direction of excellence.