Daar Communications, FRCN lead at Lagos NUJ Media Games


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Lagos NUJ chairman, Deji Elumoye welcoming journalists during the opening ceremony of this year’s NUJ Games at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos
The 10th edition of Med-View/Lagos NUJ Media Games, which kicked off yesterday has already producing leaders in the group stage of football event with teams of Daar Communications and Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, FRCN leading the packs.
After matches of Day 2 of the competition sponsored by Med-View airline, football teams of Daar Communications and the FRCN have garnered six points with a view of just picking a point each in their remaining matches of the group stage to qualify for the quarter finals.
Daar Communications walked over Lagos Television, LTV, who came late for their first round match on Monday and beat Silverbird Television, STV 1-0 in Tuesday’s second game.
FRCN were too much for Voice of Nigeria, VON, in their first match on Monday which ended 2-1, while the team handled by Kunle Adeyeye walloped Federal Information team 2-0 in Tuesday’s match.
In other matches decided Tuesday, STV walked over News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, Business Plus magazine lost to The Source 0-1. Nigeria Television Authority, NTA, walked over Tell magazine, while Complete Sports defeated The Source who were playing their second match of the group stage 1-0.
Female journalists during march past at the opening ceremony of the NUJ Games on Monday at the Legacy Pitch of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos
Matches of the group stage continue Wednesday with Vanguard playing against Business Plus by 9:00 a.m at the Legacy Pitch of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos followed by the game between Sun and Tell. Lagos Information will trade tackles with FRCN, LTV play against STV, SportsDay will lock horns with NTA and Daar Communications and NAN battle each others for …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper