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Para sports : Our target is to support people with disabilities in sports says founder no limits foundation

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Thomas Ukuedojor, the Chief Executive Officer of No Limit foundation said his foundation target to support people with disabilities in sports.

Ukuedojor said the goal of the foundation is to tell everybody that there is no limit to what they achieve in life.

He said one of aim of the foundation is to support with disabilities in sports.

“We started with wheelchair basketball competition and we are grateful for betking who sponsor the event.

“We came to cheer them up and to encourage them, we did everything we can to support them and encourage them and to let them know that they are not alone,

“I am like them they are my people, I used to be a sport man like them too, I played table tennis for this country and I am happy to be here.

“Tennis game is also coming we are hoping to also come and do whatever we can to support them as well” he said

He said the foundation started in 2001 adding that the logo on the shirt people holding one another to be lifted.

My experience to the airport, I discovered that there was no enough accessibility to people with disabilities.

“We decided to partner with government, private sectors and individuals to create this accessibility.

“Anybody can get disabled anytime, you can have an accident. We want them to feel they are welcome in any place they found themselves.

This is what we are advocating for, we hope that with the help of God and partnership with private sectors and government we can do it again,”he said

NAN reports that Lagos team wheelchair Basketball beat Oyo team 43-33 to win the maiden edition of the 2024 Betking Wheelchair Basketball League fantastic final four.

(NAN)

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President Federation Cup final Feat: FCT FA Chairman congratulates Naija Ratels, urges team to for Trophy

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Joel Ajayi

The Chairman of Federal Capital Territory Football Association Alhaji Adam Mouktar Mohammed has congratulated Abuja based football Club Naija Ratels for securing the final ticket for the ongoing President Federation FA Cup.

Abuja landladies, Naija Ratels will go up against former winners Rivers Angels in the grand finale of the women’s version of this year’s President Federation Cup competition at Mobolaji Stadium in Lagos.

Just on Sunday morning, Ratels defeated Remo Stars Queen 7-6 penalty shootout Victory in Enugu, after both teams were tied at 2-2 in regulation time as Rivers Angels edging Delta Queens 2-1 in Awka.

In a congratulatory message to the Abuja based female team, FCT FA Chair, expressed satisfaction in the effort of the team that weather all the storms to secure final ticket of the most prestigious President Federation Cup.

He thereby, urged team to spare no effort to win the trophy come Saturday 29th of June at Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Lagos.

According to Mouktar “I am elated to congratulate Our girls Naija Ratels football club, on their outstanding performance in the ongoing President Federation Cup for progressing to the final.

“This feat is a reflection of the attention paid to sports development over the years, that have lifted the profile of women’s football in the FCT.

“I congratulate Fct f a representative for indefatigable spirit and commitment and as a football association we pledge our support morally, financially to the team.

“We want to win the trophy , don’t relent in your effort, we want you to bring the trophy back to Abuja.” He said.
However, this year’s grand finale will see Abia Warriors take on El-Kanemi Warriors in the men’s event.

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