The President of the Nigeria Rollers Sport Federation Comrade Joseph Evah has fulfilled his promises by showering cash gifts on the the Nigerian athletes who won medals during the 1st ever African Skating Championship which took place in Lome, Togo in December 2017.
Comrade Joseph Evah fulfilled the promises today at the National Stadium Complex in Surulere Lagos, during a reception held for the contingents who represented Nigeria at the Championship two months ago.
In his words Evah said ” It was a promise which I made before the team left Nigeria for the championship and I am duty bound to fulfill my promise, a promise is a debt he added”.
He also thanked Parents of the athletes for the support and encouragement they have being giving to their children in the game and reassured them that their children would someday bring the nation glory through the Sport.
Athletes who benefited from the magnanimity of Comrade Joseph Evah are Samuel Igaga (N150,000-1 Silver Medal), Chidindu Vitalis(N200,000-2 Bronze medals), Olawale Ibrahim (N100,000-1-Bronze Medal), Abusodiq Abdulrasheed (N100,000-1 Bronze Medal) and Tunde Ishola (N100,000-Bronze Medal).
Comrade Evah also assured all those who were part of the team but did not win any medal that they shall all get a cash gift of N30,000 before the end of the month.