Interior Games 2016: LOC Meet in Kaduna, Pledges Commitment
By ALEX UANGBAOJE, Kaduna
The maiden meeting of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of the Interior Games 2016 held their maiden meeting Tuesday in Kaduna.
The 17-Man Committee meeting was presided over by the Chairman of the LOC who is also the Kaduna State Honourable Commissioner for Youths, Sports and culture, Daniel A. Danauta.
Other members in attendance include Hon. (Dr) Bitiyong Yakubu Nkom and Hon. (DCN) Nuhu Goroh Shadalafiya who are members Kaduna State House of Assembly, Hamza Musa (Immigration), Dauda Gagwai (Prisons), Ogbeta Tony Heart (NSCDC) and ASP Dennis Tumba from the police.
The rest are Emmanuel Tiyakanet Ministry of Health, Usman Tukur from the protocol department of Government House, Muktar Mohammed from Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture (MYSC), Mr Elisha Yashim Director Sports( MYSC) Muhammad Tajudeen (MYSC), Zakari Haruna Isah (PRO MYSC).
Also in attendance was the permanent secretary (MYSC) Musa Adamu and the Kaduna State chapter Sport Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) chairman Isaiah Benjamin who is the LOC Secretary.
At the meeting that lasted for about an hour, the LOC chairman briefed the committee members on the expectations from them.
The committee members pledged to do their best and see to the overall success of the games.
The interior games is expected to commence from the 15th October, 2016 all things being equal.