Ilorin - The Chairman, Kwara State Football Association,
Mallam Busari Ishola, has stressed the need for training of coaches and
athletes to improve on their achievements in the years ahead.
Ishola called for the support of all stakeholders to ensure
that Kwara United and ABS Football Clubs regained promotion to the premier
league next season.
The Acting Chairman, Kwara State Sports Council, Olayinka
Commander, urged the state’s athletes to redouble their efforts in winning
laurels for the state in 2014.
Commander made the call while addressing athletes at the
presentation of certificate of excellence to athletes that won laurels for the
state in 2013.
The acting chairman said the achievements of the state’s
athletes in 2014 would be rewarded by government.
“This award is to encourage the recipients to improve on the
performance and to encourage non-recipients to double up and be rewarded in
2014”, Commander said.
He commended the athletes for their great performance and
urged them to sustain the tempo in 2014.