COAS Cup: ASALGA Female To Play Finals

Female Team of Asari Toru Local Government Area

Female Team of Asari Toru Local Government Area of Rivers state has progressed to the final of the ongoing Chief of Army Staff Cup Tournament (COASC).
The female team is expected to lock horn with a team from Ekiti State Local Government Area in the final of the tournament this Friday at Umuahia, Abia State for the coveted trophy.
Tidesports learnt that the winner of the tournament of the Chief of Army Staff Cup is to represent Nigeria at a tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates later this year.
Addressing the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the State Golden Jubilee celebrations at the Local Government Headquarters, The Chairman Caretaker Committee Hon. Wright Warmate, urged the female team to return home with the trophy.
The Council boss disclosed that the local government will be competing in cultual display, canoe regatta, beauty pegeant and football events in the Golden Jubilee celebration.
He however charged the LOC to produce formidable teams that will not only win laurels but bring pride to the people of the local government, adding that the committee should showcase the colourful cultural heritage of the area that made epoch in the RIVIFEASTS and CARNIRIVS of old.
Warmate commended the Governor of the state, Chief Nyesom Wike for the organisation structure and the calibre of committees put in place for the Golden Jubilee, and the atmosphere of peace under which the 50th anniversary celebrations will be holding.
He averred that Rivers people will witness festivities that will remain memorable for pomp and pageantry.