Nigeria Television Authority to air Aisha Buhari Cup draw

Nigeria’s National Broadcaster, the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) will air live, today’s Draw Ceremony of the Dr. Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Football Tournament (Aisha Buhari Cup).

The Marketing Consultant for the tournament, Mr Taye Ige, who is also President of HotSports Media Group, flew into the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja to conclude the deal, following a meeting with the Director-General of the station, Alhaji Yakubu Ibn Mohammed.

“This is an interesting development. We are excited by this and it will surely complement the efforts we have put up to ensure a first-grade ceremony on Wednesday”, said the Chairman of the LOC, Barr. Seyi Akinwunmi.

The ceremony will begin at noon at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos and will see six teams in the tournament drawn into two groups of three teams each, with nine-time African champions Nigeria heading Group A, and Africa’s number two-ranked team, Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon, heading Group B.