Edo holds festival ahead of 2020 NSF
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Wednesday lit the Unity Torch for the state’s sports festival, with athletes drawn from the 18 local government areas of the state, ahead of the national Sports Festival scheduled to begin in March.
The Unity Torch was presented to the governor by Vice Chairman, Team Edo, Mrs. Anehita Emeya, at the Government House in Benin City, on Wednesday.
After receiving the torch, Obaseki said, “I have the unique pleasure to light up the Edo 2020 Sports Festival Unity Torch.”
The governor handed over the torch to the Deputy Governor, Phillip Shaibu, who also passed it to the Chairman, Edo State Sports Commission, Godwin Dudu-orumen.