Governor Okezie Ikpeazu PhD, has commended the Vice Chancellor, Professor E. Uche Ikonne ,and the wife, Barrister(Lady) Uzoamaka Uche Ikonne for the successful hosting and sponsorship of the Governor Okezie Ikpeazu Nsulu Victory football Tournament.
The Governor was speaking during the finals of the Tournament and Mega Rally 2019, at Community Secondary School, Agburuike, Nsulu, amidst thousands of supporters from the community and Party faithfuls from all over the State.
Highpoint of the event was decoration of the players with medals by Professor Ikonne and wife, Lady Uzoamaka Ikonne, as well as the presentation of the trophy to the winner of the competition,Umunna Nsulu, by Governor Ikpeazu, with cash reward of One million Naira.
There were also cash rewards for the second and third place teams.
The event was graced by notable Political State holders in the State, including Senator T.A Orji, Senator Enyi Abaribe, the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Barrister Chikwendu Kalu, Hon Sam Onuigbo, representing the Chairman of the occasion, Col. Austin Akobundu Retired, Chairman of Isiala Ngwa North LG, Ginger Onwusibe, and other LG Chairmen, PDP Chairman, Sam Onuigbo, Commisioners, Members of the State house of Assembly, Party Stake holders, Nsulu sons and daughters, Principal Officers of Abia State University, Traditional Rulers, Soccer lovers, and thousands of football lovers.