Edo 2020: Dilichukwu Targets Top Five at Festival
Director of sports for FCT and acting Secretary of Social Development Secretariat, Dilichukwu Onyedinma has set a target of surpassing team FCT performance at the last national sports festival hosted in Abuja.
Team FCT finished in an unprecedented 7th position at the last national sports festival with gold medals in football, gymnastics, athletics, basketball, and volleyball.
With that performance still resonating, Dilichukwu Onyedinma believes the team can perform above their weight while machinery has been set in motion towards achieving that objective, and when probed further on what would be different this time around she said FCT Minister , Musa Bello and Minister of state for FCT Dr. Rajimatu Tijani are working assiduously to ensure that Team FCT preparation is top notch.
According to her, the FCT Administration has also made efforts to have fund released to the team so that we can go into closed camping before the festival
She added that some of the athletes who left Team FCT are returning back because they can see the sincerity of purpose in what we are doing and has given a better chances of meeting our target
These factors have led to paradigm shift in our focus and preparation which has boosted our chances of finishing among the too five at Edo 2020.
She however, calls for the support of media saying the minister alone can not do it but through the support of every stakeholder, team FCT can achieve the target.