CAF Championship: Ortom Motivates Lobi Stars

Ahead of their Confederation of Africa Football, CAF, championship match with Gor Mahia Football Club of Kenya at the Nnamdi Azikiwe stadium in Awka on Saturday, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has mobilized the team and its supporters financially to support their bid to win the return match.

Lobi Stars trail Gor Mahia FC 3-1 in their first encounter in Kenya.

According to David Akasie, Media Adviser to Ortom, the governor’s gesture is meant to show concern about the morale and fitness of the players for the match. The governor also appealed to the home fans at the Awka stadium to give the players the maximum support to boost the teams’ morale so they can turn the tide in the encounter.