The Guidance and Counselling unit in collaboration with the Sports department also had its yearly Premier league tournament. It’s the third of its kind since its start and various teams within the school come to participates. Its a 5-aside tournament that takes place for a month and at the end of the weeks of battle, the team with the highest number of points wins the league and is issued trophy and medals. It has a total of 14 teams who participated all in allThis years league had Los Blancos as the winners, followed by Legends and third place AMG.The golden boot award goes to Abiden Almakura who has the highest goals during the tournament
The Sports department organised its second table tennis tournament again for both male and female students of the university. It had (32) players who registered and participated.The tournament was hot as lots of players had tough times with their opponents who were good.The tournament ended with Umar Ibrahim (A scholarship student) who also represented Nigeria in the table tennis as the winner. Last year also was when he won the gold medal for the Nile Games and also others during the WAUG at port Harcourt.He is representing the University in the coming World University Games in Napoli, Italy
The Student Affairs Department has organised yet again its maiden Paintball Series in the university premises and had in participation a total number of 8 teams.
The tournament was also in collaboration with the Student Representative Council and was open to all.
It was an intense battle and finally it ended with the GARIBANLAR TEAM winning yet again for the second time carting away gold medals and N3,000 cash prize. The runners up was TEAM RESISTANCE
The sports department as always organised the 2nd staff tournament,The tournament as always helps enhance relations amongst the institution’s staff and having fun at the same time. It has as always normal participants and for the first time, other teams were introduced. The Security and Cleaners.It was a fierce battle all the way as the tournament was tough and well played.The finals was played between FASS and the Security department which ended at penalties and FASS won the tournament
The Traditional VC Cup is an inter-departmental competition that holds annually in the school by bringing all departments in the University to compete for a trophy set aside by the Sports department. Each department brings out the best of its football players to compete and a single team (department) will emerge the winner at the end of the tournament. This years tournament had witnessed an intense struggle between the contestants as the teams that were not performing well before all camp back strong and were giving in their best. It has in participation 8 teams comprising of different departments (some combined due to lack of payers) and at the end, the winner was Computer Science Department, who claimed yet again their second trophy in their history of the competitions they played
Nile Premier League which is an annual events organised by the Sports unit, Student Affairs Department on Nile University of Nigeria is taking place for maximum of 8 weeks. It has 11 teams that participated for the league. After weeks on intense heart melting performance from all teams, the struggle was tough and challenging.
All teams fought but at the end, only the bravest stood on top to prove worthy having Footy FC as the standing winners at the end of the season with 30 points which is three points ahead of their second runner up, Nile Stars having 27 points. The third on table were legend FC with 24 points, Goal Machines FC with 18 points and the fifth on the table was Coventry. Having same points as the Goal Machines FC but were down with goal difference
The Maiden Paintball Series organized by the Student Affairs Department in the university premises had in participation a total number of 11 teams.
The tournament was open to all and a breakthrough was achieved considering the fact it was the first of its kind. After hours of battle between the participating teams, the final battle which took place between the two best teams: GARIBANLAR and SAMBISA RANGERS.
It was an intense battle and finally it ended with the GARIBANLAR TEAM winning the tournament and carting away with the prize money of N30,000 and Gold Medals while the SAMBISA RANGERS went away with only Silver Medals.
Although the tournament finished successfully, it couldn’t have been possible to see them in pictures without the help of our expert photographer Fatih BILEN (@photogrfabi)
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The Male Table tennis tournament that was organized by the Sports Department, under the Office of the Dean of Student Affairs, Nile University of Nigeria and has a total of 24 participants. The tournament was tough as each participant has encountered hard working and tough opponents to play with.
It went on and at the end of the tournament, we had a winner that proved himself worthy throughout the entire tournament.
The first position was Khalifa,
who proved himself worthy.
While the second position was Usifo John
and Mustapha Celik came third.
The Traditional VC Cup is an inter-departmental competition that holds annually in the school by bringing all departments in the University to compete for a trophy set aside by the Sports department. Each department brings out the best of its football players to compete and a single team (department) will emerge the winner at the end of the tournament.