The Sports and Recreation Unit of the
Federal University, Otuoke has intensified
efforts to ensure the institution qualifies for
the 2015 Nigerian University Games
Association (NUGA) preliminaries coming
A build up trail competition was organised
by the unit for student athletes in order to
select the best representatives for the
NUGA zonal preliminaries.
Speaking before commencement of the
trials, Head Sports and Recreation Unit, Mrs.
Helen Wokoro thanked the students for
attending the trail, and encouraged them to
put in their best so that they will be selected
to represent the University and win trophies
at the NUGA competition later this year.
Mrs Wokoro said the best 3 athletes will be
selected from the respective categories, she
also advised that discipline must be
displayed on and off the field.
The two day activity featured track and field
events. The 100 metres males had Ahere
Collins recording the highest score under
10.07sec and 100 metres female had Imogu
Emonena with the highest score at 11. 82
More selection and training continues until
the best athletes are chosen to represent
the university at the NUGA zonal
The 25th edition of the NUGA games will be
hosted by the Federal University of
Agriculture, Makurdi (FUAM), Benue State come November, 2015.