Up to 600 wrestlers go take part for Governor Nyesom Wike wrestling championship from November 23 go reach November 30. Rivers states commissioner for sports Mr Boma Iyaye confam sey d athletes wey from 24 states don register for d event already.
Iyaye wey also be d Chairmo of d Local Organising Committee for d competition follow confam sey more states go still register for d championship and sey up to 90medals dey up for grabs for d championship. D commissioner follow talk sey cash rewards go dey for d winners and sey up to 9 wrestlers go represent Rivers for d event.
Alternate Chairmo of d media sub-committee dem and Presido sports writers association of Naija, Mr Honour Sirawo talk sey d one week event go serve as template wey dem go use select representatives for d African /wrestling championship wey Rivers state go host for 2018
Sirawo bin follow tell reporters for Port Harcourt sey d national wrestling championship go take place for d Alfred diete-spiff civic centre wey dey for d state capital.
Him still yan sey dem go get up to 3 categories for d championship wey be cadet, junior and Senior.
Him talk sey d reason why Rivers state dey host d championship na so dat dem go boost dia economic activities and also showcase d peaceful nature of dia state. Him still sey sey Rivers state nah d traditional home of wrestling and sey dem dey try bring back those things wey dey make dem big.
D state Police Public Relations Officer Mr Omoni Nnamdi kon promise sey adequate security go dey ground throughout d event.