Handball official blames dearth of programmes on lack of sponsorship

15
145

The Lagos State Handball Association, LSHA, on Thursday blamed its inability to organise regular refresher courses for its technical officials on lack of funds.

Chukwuemeka Duru, the Technical Director of LSHA, said that such programmes were usually organised alongside competitions in its yearly calendar, according to Agency reports.

“Competitions of various categories are usually scheduled which guides our programmes in the technical department because we fix our refresher course as part of events.

“But unfortunately, we cannot boast of any programme this year due to poor response from individuals and corporate bodies who could not honour their initial commitment.

“It’s not a pleasant record because we are supposed to hold a comprehensive course for our coaches, referees and match officials at least three times in a year,’’ he said.

He, however, assured that the coaches and referees were still familiar with current rules as most of them visit the official handball website regularly.

According to him, the officials are aware of the importance of keeping players under their supervision well-informed, hence, the need for them to go the extra-mile.

“We expect every official that have the interest of his player at heart to do the needful, and most of them are living up to expectations, so the gap is not much,” he added.

The handball director assured that the body would enhance its sponsorship drive in 2018 to create an enabling environment for adequate activities that would suit both players and officials. (NAN)

15 COMMENTS

  1. Just wish to say your article is as surprising. The clearness
    to your submit is simply spectacular and that i can assume you’re a professional in this subject.
    Well along with your permission allow me to grab
    your feed to keep up to date with drawing close post.

    Thank you a million and please keep up the gratifying work.

  2. Do you have a spam issue on this site; I also am a blogger,
    and I was wanting to know your situation; we have developed some nice methods and we are
    looking to trade solutions with others, please shoot me an e-mail if interested.

  3. I wanted to thank you for this excellent read!! I certainly loved every little bit of it.
    I’ve got you book-marked to look at new stuff you
    post…

  4. I’ve been browsing online more than 4 hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours.

    It’s pretty worth enough for me. In my opinion, if all webmasters and bloggers made good content as
    you did, the internet will be a lot more useful
    than ever before.

  5. I think this is among the most important info for me.
    And i’m glad reading your article. But should remark on few general things,
    The web site style is perfect, the articles is really great :
    D. Good job, cheers

Comments are closed.