Ogun school head begs Abiodun to provide sport facilities for school


As part of her effort to improve sporting activities in her school, the Head Teacher of Wesley Primary school Ilisan Remo Mrs Enobakhare has appealed to the Governor of Ogun State Prince Dapo Abiodun to provide sporting equipment to schools in Ogun State.

Enobakhare disclosed this during the Inter-House Sport competition held at the school premises in Ilisan Remo, Ogun State.

The Head Teacher lamented that most Public Nursery and Primary schools lack sporting equipment saying that with the help the equipment, the students will excel  in physical activities.

She stressed that since 2020 , the government stopped all gathering due to COVID-19 Pandemic, while physical activities also stopped to avoid the spread of the virus.

"We are unable to do it since then, but this year the government said to us that we are now free to have the inter-house sport. 

She added that sporting activities is part of the school curriculum activities .

She said " after learning, students must have free area that they would play, after doing the oral, we move to the field to do the physical part of it.

"As we commenced the activities today, we have been writing their names down. In Ogun State we do have sport day at grass root level and the National association of games masters and mistresses of Ogun State (NAMMG) in which am one of them .

She said the students can excel not only in academics but also in sporting activities.


Architect Peju Sosanya the representative of  lemon house of the school said the grassroot sport as to start from us, once we are well organized, and we invite special guest that are in government will aid the development of sport in the grass root level.

"A lot of people are interested in sport, but since  they don't see what the children are even doing this days, once they are there they would be able to see the performance of the children and they would be encouraged to move further in their federal form.

The architect who is a lover of sport and an advocate of good health living assured the school full participation,  encourage them and make himself available.

He urged the State Government to  encourage grassroot sport saying that from there student will graduate towards bigger level

He therefore advised young individual to keep faith,  eat healthy, do exercises.

 "You exercise your body and you can think well you can perform well . Health is wealth, when you are able to do exercises and perform very well, then you are cerebral" he affairmed.

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