VP Yemi Osinbajo and founder of ABUAD, Aare Afe Babalola
Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, ABUAD, has emerged the overall winner in the just- concluded 13th edition of the Nigerian Universities Staff Sports Association, NUSSA, Games.
The victory is more significant bearing in mind that this is the university’s first appearance since the commencement of the competition 13 years ago.
The nine-day tournament, which took place at the University of Ilorin, saw 63 universities, federal state and private, jostling for laurels in 16 different sports.
At the end of the keenly contested competition, Afe Babalola University’s 75-man contingent emerged the overall winner carting home nine Gold Medals, 7 Silver Medals and 10 Bronze Medals, a total of 26 Medals in all.
For the first time the 21st Century University would be taking part in the competition.
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