Preparation for the National Under 18/21 Handball Championship is already in top gear as teams from states, handball clubs and academies are expected to be in Lagos today for the competition.
The Championship will commence on Friday at the Rowe Park Sports Centre in Yaba, Lagos and the secretary general of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN) Maigidansanma Mohammed says the federation have made adequate preparation to ensure that the competition is successful.
So far, 37 teams from 15 states of the country have made entry for the championship and are expected to arrive on Thursday for the competition.
“Adequate preparation has been made to ensure that we have a successful competition and what is left is for teams to arrive on time for immediate registration”. Maigidansanma said. “Teams are expected to arrive on Thursday as there will be a technical meeting on same day”.
The HFN secretary general also confirmed that screening will commence at 9am on Friday before hostilities begin later in the day.
The National Under 18/21 Handball Championship will hold from Friday March 26 to April 1, 2021.