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Charity House Wins ABEC Inter-House Sports

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The chairman of the oc
casion, 14th Annual Inter House Sports Competition of Archdeacon Brown Education Centre (ABEC) in Rivers State, Professor Lucky Odokuma, has said that sports is an important factor for social development.
He stated that sports brings unity, peace and love among people.
Professor Odokuma  made the assertion while giving his closing remarks at the end of the sports competition, last Friday, at the school sports field, Woji town,  in Port Harcourt.
He commended the school authority for a successful and well organized competition while thanking parents for attending and pray for a better sports competition in the school.
Speaking earlier, the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, (MD/CEO)  of the school, Mrs Christy G.T Toby, said she is always excited when she sees parents partnering with the school management to achieve success.
Mrs Toby, called on parents to always remember their children, the motto of the school “ be the best of best” to enable them not deviate from it.
According to her, ABEC is known for her good results in external examinations, adding that the school always have advantage over other schools because of its quality teaching and going leaning environment.
“ I am always happy whenever I see parents partnership to achieve success.
This school always has advantage over other because of its peculiar ways of teaching and learning environment.
Our students here performance impressively in any external examinations.
Parents should always guide their children towards be the best of best” Mrs Toby said.
The MD/CEO of the school used the forum to thank the teachers for bringing up children in a good academic and moral standards.
At the end of the inter house competition, Charity House emerged overall winner with 121.7 points, while Peace House and Joy House came second and third, with 117 and 98 points respectively.
The school also presented iPads to nine best athletes, among them is the game prefect of the school, Ibiwari Dennis.
The most valuable athlete went to Benjamin Onweni. While football trophies male and female were presented to Joy and Peace Houses, the basketball trophy was lifted by charity House.

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Terony Unity Cup Commences Soon In PH

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Terony Sports Foundation says arrangements have been concluded to commence Unity Cup 2022, at the end of this month.
According to the organizer of the football tournament, AminaTamuno, the registration that started December 2021will end next week Tuesday.
He said the competition was slated to take place at Number six field old Port Harcourt Township.
Tamuno explained that the competition will be on knock out bases, saying that the reason for the one month tournament was basically to foster the existing and unity in the area.
“We are organizing this tournament just to sustain the peace and unity we are enjoying.
Besides, will we use it to discover talents from the grassroots and groom them to stardom” Tamuno said.
He equally uses the forum to appeal to well-meaning individuals, corporation organizations and multi Nationals to Sports grassroots football Competitions so that talents will be discovered.

By: Tonye Orabere

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NWFL: Coach Wants Players To Put More Efforts

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The Head Coach of Rivers Angels FC of Port Harcourt Edwin Okon has tasks his (players) to do more if they want to qualify for the continental game.
He said that the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) is a strong one, adding that for them to make to super six they have to put in extra effort. .
Okon said this on Wednesday in his post-match interview with sports journalists shortly after his player whitewashed Abia Angels FC 4-0 in the match day four of the NWFL at the University of Port Harcourt Sports complex.
According to him, they need to put more effort to ensure that the team qualifies for Super six.
He thanked God for the victory, adding that they want to maintain their position in the league.
“First and foremost I want to thank God for the victory.
The league is a strong one but we want to maintain our position in the league.
We need to put in more effort in the game to ensure we keep to our task” Okon stated.
Despite the four goals scored the number one Female football Coach in the state, said that in every game there are mistakes adding, that he will still go back to the drawing board to perfect those grey area.
Also speaking the head coach of Abia Angels Ann Chiejine, blamed is goalkeeper for the loss, saying that she will go and do more of ball work.
“General my girls played well but we need to go back and do more of technical play,” Chiejine said.

By: Kiadum Edookor

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Open Trials ’ll Create Opportunities For Youths -Hon Wobo

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Port Harcourt based Football Club Sticmaclloyd, in partnership with 433 Football Agency of Ukraine, Germany football academy and Sports Mate 360 football academy of Poland says arrangements have been concluded to hold a two day Port Harcourt City Open Football Trials, between 17 to 24 years.
The open trials is slated to hold 29th -30th of this month at Sharks Football Stadium, Port Harcourt and expected to commence 6:00 am each day.
Speaking with Tidesports in an exclusive interview on Saturday, in Port Harcourt, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sticmaclloyd FC, Hon.Wobo I. Stanley, said the opening trials will create opportunity for talented footballers in the State to play in Europe.
According to Stanley, who was an ex international, selected players will also the have opportunity to enhance their football career in Germany, Poland, Ukraine and Italy.
“My club Sticmaclloyd Fc, is affiliated to 433 football agency, Germany, Poland and Ukraine football academies, besides, we have also signed Memorandum of Understanding ( MoU) haven fulfilled their requirements to ensure that selected players have good contract” Hon. Stanley said.
He further, revealed that players that will go to Poland will combine both studies and football.
“Our foreign representatives have already sent their coaches to do the selection” he stated.
Stanley uses the forum to advice youth in the State to come and show their talents.
“We are sure players that will participate in the trials that selection will be purely on merits. Players who did not make it this time can make it next time” he added.

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