By Abdulgafar Oladimeji
Kano Pillars fc board member , hajiya Sauraya Aminu popularly referred to as Sai Mama has disclosed that the abundant sports talent in Kano state is a strong indicator that there are yet to be exploited talents that could be developed to replicate Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa and Kano Pillars skipper Rabiu Ali.
Sai Mama in an interview with sports journalists in Kano on Saturday charged Kano youths to embrace sports as a means of livelihood. She said “ our youths must deviate from treating sports as mere recreational activity .
“They must move, work and desire to exploit the opportunities been given to them through the staging and facilitating of Kano youths to compete at major competitions at the local and national levels.
Sai Mama as she is fondly referred to by her followers went on to further state that “ Our youths have the talent to excel, also our sports loving governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has been supportive, he has and had pledged tp continue to invest in Kano youths, our youths what they only need to do now is to tap into the chances been given to them.”
The former special aide to the state governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje applaud Kano state Sports Commission . KSSC under the chairmanship of Ibrahim Galadima for initiating the 1st Kano Service Games, she added that “The Games I must confess to you has been fascinating and has foster unity amongst the service formations that are domicile here in Kano.