Chairman, Ekiti State Sports Council Chairman, Hon. Mrs Olusola Osetoba has applauded the Nigeria Cricket Federation over the donation of equipment made to the Ekiti Cricket Association (NCF).
Osetoba received the equipments on behalf of the Sports Council at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium, Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday afternoon.
The equipment were presented to the council chairman by the former chairman Ekiti State Cricket Association, Prof. Vincent Ajayi-Olusesi along side John Ayangbemi, Ekiti State Cricket coach.
Hon. Osetoba thanked the NCF for it kind gesture and contribution towards promoting the game at the grassroots.
“On our part, we will make good use of these equipments through a cricket competition for young secondary school boys and girls in few weeks away from now.
“Cricket is a relatively unknown sports in Ekiti but under my auspices, I will give it the needed attention to make it a well known sports,” Osetoba maintained.