The Competition Committee of first edition of Senator Ibrahim Shekarau Football Competition has decided to postpone the competition kick off date from 6th to 10 November to 20th to 24th November 2019.
The Competition Committee, after meeting on Saturday and taking into account of the agents engagement in their various countries decided to shift the date to 20th to 24 November 2019.
The invited agents will now arrived Nigeria on the 17th and 18th November 2019, they will have a brief meeting with Senator Ibrahim Shekarau in Abuja before travelling to Kano the following day (19th November 2019).
Chief organizer of the event Mallam Kabiru Ali Mazado disclosed to Felele247.com.ng in Abuja, that the change of the date is due to the busy engagement of the invited agents.
“We decided to shift date of the kickoff of the competition to allow our invited agents round up their busy engagement in their various countries”
“They will arrive Nigeria from 17th and 18th of November, where they will have a meeting the chief sponsor of the competition Senator Ibrahim Shekarau before travelling to Kano for the event”, he concluded.
Meanwhile, NTA, AIT, TVC and Channels Television have shown interest in covering the competition.
The competition is put together by Senator Ibrahim Shekarau Foundation and Osio and Tee International, Russia.
Felele247 Media (Felele247.com.ng) is the official digital Media partner of the competition.
The football competition is fully sponsored by former governor of Kano State and current senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria from Kano central senatorial district, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau.