Lucky Atu presents trophy to Michael Nnodi
Players and officials of Rivers Angels on Tuesday presented the Nigeria Women Football
League Trophy to the Permanent Secretary of the Rivers State Ministry of
Sports, Michael Nnodi.
The
Port Harcourt based club who beat Bayelsa Queens 1-0 in the final of the Super
6 League grand finale in Umuahia were led by Team Manager, Matilda Michael
Oyiloha and head coach Edwin Okon.
Also
present to receive the team’s trophy were the Rivers State Director of Sports, Daobu
Harvest Harry and the Director of Rivers state Stadia Authority, James Nmehiele.
Team
manager of the club, Matilda Oyiloha while addressing the Permanent Secretary
thanked the ministry for all their support
“It’s
indeed an honor and privilege to be here today to present to you the 2015
Nigeria Women League Champions, Rivers Angels.

“We want to use this medium to say thank you for all your support even when the
result was not forth coming, you were giving us all the encouragement to forge
ahead and we say a very big thank you to you and promise to get you a double in
2016,” Matilda said.
On
his part, the Permanent Secretary, Michael Nnodi promised to present the trophy
to the state governor, Barrister Nyesom Wike.
“When
Rivers Angels lost out of the FA competition, everyone was surprised, we all
felt bad about it but thank God you were able to bring the bigger one which is
the league title.


“Here is the trophy and we’ll ensure it gets to his Excellency. There’s nothing
much for me to say rather than whatever we can do for you, we’ll contact your
team manager as we put our heads together to ensure that something is done for
you,” said the Permanent secretary.

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