The Victorious Directorate Of Human Resources & Administration football team displaying the FCMB N750,000 cheque
The Directorate Human Resources and Administration (DHR&A) team of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has won the 4th edition of the Inter-Directorate Football Completion tagged ‘20019 FAAN Unity Cup’.
In the final match played yesterday at the football pitch of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA) School, Ikeja, Lagos, DHR&A team piped the Directorate of Airport Operations (DAO) team 1.0 to bring the competition to a glorious end.
FAAN top management staff and the Former Super Eagles striker and ex-international, Victor Agali at the event
The only goal of the match by DHR& A was a result of a defensive error on the part of DAO threw both the supporters of DHR & A and spectators into wide jubilation with scintillating music to celebrate the goal.
By emerging champions, of the 2019 FAAN Unity Competition, DHR&A team was given a giant trophy and FCMB N750, 000 cheque, DAO that came second smiled home with a cheque of N500, 000 and the third-place got a cheque of N35, 000.
Runner up; DAO being presented with FCMB cheque of N500,000
Earlier, FAAN has promised that it would consistently support the agency to take part in sporting activities, as this would further boost their health status. Medals and prizes were also given to the players.
Speaking at the closing ceremony of the competition, the Managing Director of FAAN, Capt. Hamisu Yadudu declared that the management would continue to sponsor the football competition, including other sporting activities in the country.
Yadudu stated that sport was very necessary for human development, adding that with sports, all the parts of human bodies would perform optimally.
Third place presented wit FCMB N350,000 cheque.
Yadudu, who was represented by the Director of Finance &Account, Mrs Nike Aboderin commended the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for organizing a successful tournament, adding that at a recent Public Service Games held in Bauchi State, FAAN football team defeated other teams from various public organizations to clinch the gold medal.