Team UNICAL Returns From NUGA Games 2014

In Breaking News, National News, Reports, Sports

by crossriverwatch admin

Team Unical before their departure
Team Unical before their departure

The contingent of the University of Calabar, UNICAL that left the state on the 12th February, 2014 to Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU Ile-Ife, Osun State for the Nigerian University Games Association, NUGA is expected back in the state today with a total haul of seven medals.

The competition which came to a close on the 22nd February, 2014 has been described as a necessary step in boosting sporting activities amongst students.

This was made known via a phone conversation with the Students’ Union Government, SUG Director of Sports, Comrade Inang Ruth Essien immediately after the football finals in Ile-Ife where Team Unical emerged second best.

She CrossRiverWatch that “We lost 0 – 1 to the host team because of home advantage. Our goal keeper emerged as the best keeper of the tournament but he wasn’t recognized simply because we did not win. They only recognized the best player because he’s from the home team”.

Comrade Inang further disclosed that Team Unical garnered a total of seven medals in different sports. She said: “In Judo we won two gold medals, athletics one while in badminton and table tennis we took bronze and silver in chess and football”.

follow us on twitter @crossriverwatch

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

#Report: Capital Budget Implementation Worst In Cross River, Ogun, Imo

By Oge Udegbunam and Mary Izuaka, Premium Times Twelve out of Nigeria’s 36 States paid the least attention to

Read More...

Former Jaji Commandant, AVM Osim Is Dead

By Jonathan Ugbal A former commandant of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Air Vice Marshall (AVM) Eko

Read More...

Lawyer’s Corpse Disappears From Mortuary In Cross River

By Emma Una, Vanguard Newspaper There was confusion in Owakande 2 in Obubra Local Government Area of Cross River

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now