Delta NUJ Partners Ned Nwoko For Sports Development

By MICHAEL IKEOGWU
–IDUMUJE UGBOKO A former member of
House of Representatives,
Prince Ned
Nwoko has taken steps
to boost development of
grassroots sports in his
country home as he has
volunteered to partner the
Delta State Council of the
Nigeria Union of Journalists
(NUJ) in sports.
Prince Nwoko stated this
when the newly elected
Chairman of the Delta State
Council of the Nigeria Union
of Journalists, Comrade
Mike Ikeogwu, with other
executives members and
some members of the Union
visited him at I Mount Ned
Nwoko Tourist Centre, dumuje-
Ugboko in Aniocha
North Local Government
Area, Delta State.
The tennis player and
former federal law maker
said he had signed an agreement
with all the Local
Government Councils in
the country on grassroots
sports development.
While saying that Nigeria
has a lot of potentials in
sports, Prince Nwoko regretted
that not much was
being done to nurture the
young talents in sports He
said the tradition of waiting
untill the athletes are
in their late twenties before