The president of the Nigerian Tennis Federation, Engr. Sani Ndanusa has described the ongoing late Maryam Babangida Memorial National Junior Tennis Championship holding in Minna as a welcome development. During a visit to the Minna sports club, venue of the tournament, Engr. Sani Ndanusa said he is overwhelmed with the turnout of participating states and players, describing it as unprecedented. He added that the tournament is a turning point to tennis development in the country where young talents are discovered at very tender ages.
He expressed happiness over the decision of El-Amin foundation to sponsor a tennis tournament of such magnitude and called on other philanthropists to emulate the spirit of tennis sponsorship at all levels, in order to augment the El-Amin foundation’s effort.