Adamawa State Governor Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has congratulated Adamawa United for their historic qualification to the Nigerian Premier League.
The Governor in a statement signed by his Director General Media and Communications Solomon Kumangar appreciated the efforts of the technical team and the players for their effort in making sure the team gets promoted to the upper division.
He said that the promotion couldn’t have come at a better time than this, stressing that his administration is working round the clock to revive sports generally.
Governor Fintiri described the achievement as great and that his administration which is youth friendly will always accord them all the necessary support and encouragement the team deserve.
Furthermore, the Governor noted football is a uniting factor, urging the players to prove to the world that talents abound in Adamawa State.
“It’s been long I saw any sportsman or woman from Adamawa representing the state in an international level, it will be a thing of joy if our players will be selected to play for the national team in the future” he added.
While reiterating the commitment of his administration to empower youths, he promised them of his commitment to reviving sport in the state.