Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has congratulated the administration and gamers of the JM Liberty Soccer Staff on their promotion to the Nigerian Nationwide League, NNL, often known as the skilled league.
The Governor gave the commendation throughout a courtesy name on him by the Chairman JM Liberty Soccer Staff, Mr. Jeremiah Avungu, and the Chairman Benue State Soccer Affiliation, Mrs Margaret Icheen.
He expressed delight over the crew’s capability to emerge victorious in a contest involving 13 groups from numerous states of the North, hosted in Jos, Plateau State and for being the one crew to be promoted within the North Central zone.
Governor Ortom who inspired the gamers to stay dedicated and intention for nationwide and worldwide groups, additionally charged the council chairmen to organise chairmanship soccer competitions to determine and harness skills.
The Governor directed the State Commissioner for Youths and Sports activities to liaise with the Deputy Governor, Engineer Benson Abounu to work out some modalities to assist the crew.
State Deputy Governor, Engineer Benson Abounu stated he was shocked when he watched JM Liberty Staff throughout an encounter with Lobi Stars, saying the crew was enterprising and desires encouragement to make the state proud.
Chairman JM Liberty Soccer Staff, Mr. Jeremiah Avungu whereas soliciting the assist of the state authorities to maintain the crew stated he felt honoured to current the victory plaque to the Governor, having been among the many solely 8 groups that made it to the NNL.