The Katsina State Chapter of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has commended the state government led by the executive Governor His Excellency Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari for the total overhaul and upgrade of Muhammad Dikko Stadium, Katsina.
This is contained in a statement signed by the association’s Secretary, Muawiyya Garba on Thursday in Katsina and gotten by katsinapost.com.
Mu’awuya Garba also l lauded the government for modernizing the athletics’ tracks to international standard.
Garba said that the upgrade had placed the state in a position to host national and international athletics competitions.
The secretary also stated that the current ongoing rehabilitation of Funtua and Malumfashi stadiums would promote grassroots sports.