Volleyball Nat Div 1 & 2 open in Imo


The Deputy Governor of Imo State, Professor Placid Njoku, has declared the 2023 National Division 1 and 2 Volleyball Leagues open.

The Chairman of League Organising Committee (LOC), Comptroller of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Imo Command, Okey Ezugwu, disclosed this during a meeting of the LOC in Owerri.

The National Volleyball Leagues will be held from June 5 to 13 at the Owerri International Stadium in Owerri, Imo State.

Ezugwu, who doubles as the 2nd Vice President of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation, said the Imo State Government has been supportive of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation since she arrived in the State.

She said, “The Governor would have loved to attend the opening ceremony, but his schedule is very tight, so he delegated the Deputy Governor, Professor Placid Njoku, to declare the leagues open.

“I am optimistic this league will open a new page for partnership between the Imo State Government and the Nigeria Volleyball Federation”.