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  • President Cup To Be Staged In Replace Of The 2015 Independence 7s

    Reporter: Alonge Akinlolu
    Published: Friday, 23 October 2015
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    Following the announcement of the postponement of the Independence 7s due to insurmountable logistic reasons, the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation will be staging its inaugural President Cup using the postponed Independence 7s platform.

    President Cup To Be Staged In Replace Of The 2015 Independence 7s


    The Technical Director of the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation, Fasimoye Olatunji announced that following the last minute postponement of the Independence 7s, the federation had to step in and quickly fashion out a stop gap measure to ensure that rugby enthusiasts' expectations were not dashed.



    Fasimoye who also doubles as the Vice President of the Federation said "the postponement was a tough decision, but rugby fans and lovers should not be discouraged, we invite them to come out to support the President Cup."
    Merlins and Panthers Rugby Football clubs from UK, Parakou RFC from Benin, Cowrie RFC, Barewa RFC, Nigerian Police, Racing RFC and others will trade tackles at this year's inaugural President Cup which w ill holding at the Onikan Stadium, Lagos on Friday and Saturday 23rd -24th October 2015”.

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