The commissioner for Youth and Sports in Abia State, Chief Emeka Ikwuagwu yesterday inaugurated chairmen and members into various sport associations in the state.
The event which took place at the Nwankwo kanu hall at Township Stadium, Umuahia, saw different sports men and women gather for the inauguration.
Giving the welcome address, the Director of sports in the State, Sir Isaac o. Isaac, said the chosen men and women were selected because of their interest in sport, and to help Governor Okezie Ikpeazu to develop various sports in the state.
Former Commissioner for Agriculture and Chairman of Golf Sports in the State, Joseph C, Ogwo, who spoke on behalf of other chairmen, promised they will ensure they give their best always, and return Abia State to glory days in sports.
Samuel Okoro who witnessed the event, reports that the inauguration is in line with various Sports Federation election that will commence next year in the Country.