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Kaduna appoints Skambo new Basketball boss

The Kaduna State  Commissioner of Youth, Sports and Culture, Hon. Daniel Danauta has appointed former Nigerian International, Pastor Skambo Morrison Dilli the new Chairman of the State’s Basketball Association.
The appointment which took effect from January 20, 2016, is for a period of three years, a letter conveying the appointment and signed on behalf of the Commissioner by Muhammad Tajuddeen read.
According to the letter made available to Vanguard sports, Morrison was informed that the Commissioner approved his appointment “after a careful consideration of your contributions in sports development in Kaduna State”.
“This appointment will give you the opportunity to further contribute your quota in the development of sports in the State in particular and the nation at large,” Hon. Auta stressed.
Pastor Morrison told Vanguard sports that he was elated by the appointment and would do his best to justify the confidence reposed in him.
“I am elated no doubt but is a challenge and I promise to do my best on the job,” he said just as President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF, Tijjani Umar congratulated him, stressing that he was confident Pastor Morrison would contribute to the development of the sport in Kaduna State the way he is doing at the national level.


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