Uniben stu­dents or­ga­nize wrestling con­tests

Daily Trust - - EDUCATION - From Ezekiel Efeob­hokhan, Uniben

The Na­tional As­so­ci­a­tion of Enugu State Stu­dent (NAESS) Univer­sity of Benin (Uniben) chap­ter has or­ga­nized a cul­tural fi­esta in which tra­di­tional wrestling con­tests were held.

Pres­i­dent of the as­so­ci­a­tion Mathew Aru said the pur­pose of the event was to show­case African cul­ture.

He said, “The African cul­ture is grad­u­ally los­ing its rel­e­vance, this is the main aim why we de­cided to hold a cul­tural day. We also had to or­ga­nize it in an open venue so that stu­dents would be eas­ily en­cour­aged to as­so­ciate with their cul­tural groups.”

Ac­tiv­i­ties mark­ing the event tra­di­tional dance called ogene.

Efeob­hokhan, 500L Phar­macy

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