Edo State deputy governor Philip Shuiabu has assured the state athletes of their allowances and bonuses ahead of the 2022 National Sports Festival.
The deputy governor made the assurances on Tuesday as the state contingents departed for Asaba, Delta State venue of the events.
“I am here to encourage you to be at your very best throughout the 21st National Sports Festival in Asaba.
Take your mind off anything capable of causing you distractions. I want you to know that you are on state assignment representing the Edo state government in Asaba.
Therefore, be of good conduct, be the best and expect a great reward.
“Do not be worried about bonuses or allowances as you go. Be rest assured that everything due to you in terms of welfare has been provided and will get to you in full. I wish you well, injury free and success as you serve your father’s land”, he told the state media department.