Tuesday, January 31, 2023

SYO general session underway


The three-day, 48th session of Sakraba Youth Organisation (SYO) got underway at local ground Sakraba Village, Phek district on Wednesday. Gracing the opening ceremony as special guest, consultant, department of Justice and Law, Chuba Ozukum stressed on the importance of sports where apart from winning medals has become a means of livelihood.
He also encouraged the village to select a leader from the village who will represent them at legislative assembly. Further, he also underscored the need for preservation and promotion of indigenous sports “rather than imitation of other sports”.
Earlier presidential address was delivered by Nupoyi D Vadeo, while a folk dance was performed by Sunday School Students of Sakraba Baptist Church (SBC) and the programme was chaired by Lehu Lohe.
During the three-day events, four Khels- Lohe, Hesuh, Basa ‘A’ and Basa ‘B’ will be competing in various sports disciplines and the closing ceremony will be held on December 10.

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