By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
Team Kaduna picked 18 gold medals in the athletics category to dominate the North West Zonal Principal’s Cup elimination event, which ended at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna on Sunday.
Katsina picked two gold medals to place second in athletics, while Jigawa, Kebbi and Sokoto picked on gold apiece to finish third.
This was made known in a statement signed by the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, North West Zone Coordinator, Alhaji Abdullahi Idris.
It informed.that in the table tennis event, hosts Kaduna also picked two of the four slots to represent the zone in various categories, with Katsina picking the remaining two.
Christ Comprehensive College Kaduna emerged champions of the soccer event and would be representing the zone.
The soccer trophy presented to the winners was donated by Alh. Husaini Babangida, the Zonal Representative on the Board of Weight Lifting Federation.
Similarly, the boys and girls trophies for table tennis were donated by Hon. Ishaku Tikon, the President, Table Tennis Federation, while the boys and girls trophies for athletics were donated by Alh. Isah Ahidjo Waziri, Board Member, Athletics Federation of Nigeria.
President, NIgeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) and Garkuwan Matasan Arewa, Engr.Musa Nimrod donated the exercise books shared to states and winners at the zonal elimination.