The minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare and the president of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Melvin Pinnick have sympathised with the government and people of Kebbi State on the flooding that occurred in the State fortnight ago.
The messages of Dare and Pinnick were delivered to the Governor of Kebbi State, His Excellency, Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu on Monday by the general-secretary of the NFF, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi.
While making his remarks at the ground-breaking ceremony of the FIFA/NFF Mini-stadium in Birnin Kebb, he said the hearts of Messrs. Dare and Pinnick are with the government and good people of the State over the unfortunate incident.
“The minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, as well as the President of NFF, Mr. Pinnick asked me to deliver their messages of sympathy to the government and people of Kebbi State on the havoc caused by the flooding fortnight ago. They prayed that Kebbi State would not witness such unfortunate incident again.”
Sanusi also assured that the minister and NFF president would be on ground for the opening of the FIFA Mini-stadium, when completed in March 2021.