Edo 2020: Our Athletes Are Bonafide Citizens, Not Mercenaries

The Delta State government has said athletes that represented the state in the just concluded 20th National Sports Festival were not imported but bonafide citizens of the state.

The state contingent to the sporting fiesta which held last month in Benin City, Edo State, came tops with a total medal haul of 394 including 158 gold, 126 silver and 110 bronze.

It was the sixth consecutive time Team Delta was overall champions of the games, fuelling speculations that the state government was engaging the services of mercenaries to retain the trophy.

But Commissioner for Information, Charles…

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