Sen Ohuabunwa promises N1m to winners of Abia North unity cup
By Steve Oko
Senator Moa Ohuabunwa has promised to give N1 million to winners of this year’s edition of the Abia North Unity Cup competition.
The third edition of the Unity Cup competition sponsorsed by Senator Ohuabunwa kicked off Sunday at the Ohafia Council headquarters with each of the five LGAs in Abia North being represented by two teams.
In a charger earlier before the commencement of the soccer competition, Senator Ohuabunwa said his intention was to use the tournament as an avenue for talent hunt for Abia North youths gifted in soccer.
He encouraged the participants to take advantage of the competition to showcase their talents, promising to sponsor anyone discovered in the course of the competition to have special talent in football.
The former Leader ECOWAS Parliament, also announced N700,000; and N500,000 prices for the second and third positions respectively.
Senator Ohuabunwa also provided free Jesse for all 10 participating teams.
Meanwhile, the team from Arochukwu defeated its counterpart for Abriba Ohafia at the Sunday opening encounter with three goals to two.
The kick off ceremony was performed by the Deputy Speaker of the Abia State House of Assembly, Hon. Ifeanyi Uchendu.
Mammoth crowd of spectators including members of Follow Better Organisation, the political structure of Senator Ohuabunwa thronged the venue of the match to catch fun.
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