The Special Adviser to Kogi State government on Women Affairs, Honorable Asmau Kabir Gogo has expressed the desire of her office to support Confluence Queens as part of plans to empower women in the state
Honorable Gogo revealed this in Lokoja during the visit of the top management of the club led by it chairman Hon. Abdulmalik Isah (Dolly).
Confluence Queens is the only female football team in the state competing at the top level of the Nigeria Women Football which will commenced on Wednesday 8th December, 2021.
“I want to appreciate everyone of you for honoring me today, and I also want to let you know that henceforth my office will be available to show any support toward the team within our capacity.
“His Excellency, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello has already laid a foundation for everyone of us to follow. He believe so much in given women a chance in the society, so we at our own level, will continue to build on this foundation,” Gogo said.
The Chairman of the club Hon. Abdulmalik Isah who thanked Hon. Gogo for granted his entourage’s visit also used the medium to confirm Hon. Asmau Gogo as the new Matron of the club.
“We want to thank you for welcoming us here, we are happy to identify with you, and we believe your personality will be impact on the club. We want to urge you to try your best and help us achieved our set targets this season,” Dolly said.
Confluence Queens will play host to Pelican Stars of Calabar on Wednesday by 4pm at the Confluence Stadium.