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RCCG’s maiden Inter-Provincial football competition berths

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Region 10, Abuja is set to embark on its maiden edition of the Inter-Provincial Football competition.

The competition which seeks to galvanise a professionally established football team for this region.

This was made known by the Assistant General Overseer and Pastor in charge of RCCG Northern Region, Pastor Ezekiel Odeyemi during a press conference held at the Region 10 Headquarters, Central Parish, Abuja yesterday.

“The competition is aimed at taking many of the idle youths off the streets to exploit their passion for football with the opportunity of finding the meaningful path for their lives through the love of Christ with a promising future driven by sports,” he said.

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He further stated that competition would go as scheduled despite the Coronavirus global pandemic.

“We all know that there are no public restrictions of any kind by the Federal Government of Nigeria due to the virus outbreak as it is in other nations, the competition would kick off at the scheduled date.

“We are fully aware of the health guidelines released by the national Center for Disease Control (NCDC) for public gatherings and we have in place, all required health aids necessary to help us to fully comply with these guidelines,” he noted.

The competition is scheduled to kick off on Sunday, March 22nd 2020 at the Abuja Mini Stadium, Garki, Area 10.

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