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Police Games 2013: Dickens Sanomi Championship Kicks Off

17 Feb 2013

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IGP, Mohammed Abubakar

The much-awaited Police Games 2013, Dickens Sanomi Golf Championship, gets underway in Port Harcourt River State on Monday, February 25 2013 till Thursday, February 28. The first two days will be played strictly by the Police Athletes while the last two days will include invited guests and VIP’S.

.The venue of the entire event is Port Harcourt Club Golf section, on Forces Avenue, old G.R.A Port Harcourt, River State and its proudly sponsored by Taleveras Group. This year’s event is named after veteran and highly respected police officer, late AIG Dickens Sanomi, whose immeasurable contributions to the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) were described as timeless and deserving of even greater honour.  He was a keen sportsman and was a great athlete in his younger days

After his active sports years, he directed his energy to sports administration and for upwards of twenty unbroken years, he was involved in sports development in me police.

His personal helped to produce Chioma Ajunwa, Nigeria’s first Olympic champion at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games as. he personally discovered, recruited and nurtured her to become an Olympic Gold medalist by winning the Women Long Jump Event at the 1996 Games.

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