PAAU Football Team Trash UNIABUJA 5 – 1, Qualifies for Nuga

The Prince Abubakar University football team has qualified for the finals of the Nigerian University Games (NUGA) scheduled for University of Lagos in March this year.

The team came from behind to trash their UNIABUJA counterpart 5-1 to pick the Zone H ticket for the football event.

The team had earlier defeated their FUTMINNA and IBBU Lapai counterparts 1-0 and 2-0 respectively before taking on UNIABUJA.

UNIABUJA on the other hands, had played 1-1 draw with IBBU Lapai and defeated FUTMINNA 2-1to set a stage for a must-win final game with PAAU.

The match was watched by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Marietu Ohunene Tenuche, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), Dr Daniel F. Atidoga, the Bursar, Mrs Aminat Anuhi, Deans, Directors, Heads of Departments, senior members of staff of the University, students and others too numerous to mention.

Apart from football, PAAU also qualified to compete for honours in Volleyball (female), 400 meters, 800 meters 1500 meters race, long jump and badminton events.

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