By Yemi Sodeeq
The office of the Nigeria Pillar of Sports has presented a giant trophy for the 15th edition of the Kwara YSFON Commissioner of Police football tournament.
In a brief event which held at the Police headquarters on Monday in Ilorin, Chief Donatus Agu Ejidike, Nigeria Pillar of Sports noted that the gesture is a fulfilment of his commitment to Kwara State Police Command in all its activities.
“The office of Nigeria Pillar of Sports is here again today to make this presentation and reiterate our commitment using sports to curb youthful exuberance and juvenile crime in the society while also helping the youths in developing their talents” said Chief Ejidike who lauded the force for securing life and properties.
Speaking at the event, an elated Commissioner of Police, Kwara State Command, Mr. Tuesday Assayomo described the moment as a wonderful one and applauded the Office of Nigeria Pillar of Sports for complementing and cooperating with the command in all its activities.
In his own remarks, the Chairman of YSFON in Kwara State commended Chief Ejidike for his philanthropic disposition and promised to sustain the legacies of the tournament which has now become a veritable platform to engage the youths.
The finals for the tournament across three different categories of U17 Boys, U13 Boys and U17 Girls will hold on Tuesday, August 30 at the Kwara Football Academy pitch in Ilorin.