Chairman, Idah Local Government Council, Dr Musa Major has reiterated his commitment to the development of Sports in the area.
Dr Musa stated this at the final of the Idah Local Government U-18 Inter-Ward Football tournament between Sabon-gari ward and its counterpart, Ukwaja at Idah.
The Chairman who was represented by the Secretary to the LG chairman, Ali Audu Alhassan congratulating the winning ward for their victory and charged the youths in the area not to be idle, which he described as counterproductive to societal progress and development.
He promised to do all that is possible to encourage youth participation in sporting activities in order to reduce restiveness in the area and thanked the participating wards for the discipline displayed in the competition.
In a remark, the Special Adviser to the Chairman on Sports Development, Hon Salihu Zekeri thanked the Chairman for his support and love for sports development and called on the people to support the present administration to reap dividend of democracy in the area.
Highlight of the occasion was the presentation of trophy to the winner Sabon-gari ward.