Friday, March 29, 2013

AYAC Opens With Fanfare

The opening ceremony of the 1st Africa Youth Athletics Championship (AYAC 2013) was officially declared open yesterday by the Delta State governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, amidst scenes that were described as simply electric.
The fulfilled opening ceremony was orchestrated by the packed stadium, which was intensified by the performance of rave of the moment Nigerian musician, Iyanyan, who dropped his best seller, Kurukere to the admiration of the sports minister, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, AAC representative, Delta State top government officials, school children, athletes and other spectators.
While declaring the championship open, Governor Uduaghan welcomed all participants and officials, then expressed hope that the championship will achieve its purpose, while also wishing all competitors a happy stay in the state.

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