Niger state Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has charged Niger Tornadoes Football Club of Minna to give it’s best in it encounter with Kano Pillars Football Club at this year final of AITEO Cup final billed for Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna tomorrow.
Gov Sani-Bello in a press release signed by his Chief Press Secretary(CPS), Mrs Mary Noel Berje said the Minna based club should not be intimidated by the Kano side being last year runners-up and they too were a finalist in 2017 just three years back.
Governor Bello said that the entire state is solidly behind the team , hoping that the club get the trophy it lost in the year 2000.
“Tornadoes needs this trophy and I know the team is adequately motivated to go for the kill, we are praying for their victory and we will be at the stadium to cheer them to victory”, he said.
According to the Governor, Kaduna State is home on both sides and enough support will be given to Tornadoes as they are regarded to be the ” Underdog”.
He urged the team not to be deterred, that it dropped to the second-tier league after last football season, promising that the team will get all support it deserves to quickly return to the elite league in the country.