Team Kaduna once again, was voted best kitted team by spectators who attended the opening ceremony of the 2018 National Youth Games, at the University of Ilorin Sports Complex on Monday.
Adorning yellow track suits with yellow stripes, the colour of the state, Team Kaduna took the shine off other contingents as they marched past and saluted the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Honourable Solomon Dalung.
Team Kaduna, led by the Director of Sports, Yakubu Ibrahim arrived Ilorin on Sunday morning.
Before their departure, the well motivated team promised Governor Nasir el-Rufai of surpassing their previous record.
Muhammad Mukhtar, Special Adviser sports to the state’s Commissioner of Youth, Sports and Culture, Honourable Daniel Danauta, assured the government and people of the state that they would be good ambassadors of the state.
He assured that with the motivation received from the state government, they would go all out and finish better than the eight position recorded in the 2017 edition.
Kaduna, with a contingent of almost 170 athletes and officials, would be competing in 17 events.