Himma 2017/2018 Inter house sports officially kicks off : 16 events concluded

Himma International College’s annual Inter house Sports Competition for 2017/2018 academic Session officially kicked off with an opening ceremony on Thursday,1st February,2018.

The Inter house Sports with the theme, ‘One team, One dream’, was declared open by the Coordinator of the college, Mr Gabriel Oga, represented by the Vice Principal Administration, Mr Aina Olaniyi.

He admonished students and pupils alike to put in their time and energy into the various events lined up with the aim of emerging victorious with medals that will not just make them proud, but the college and their parents.

The highlights of the ceremony were the procession of the participating houses: blue, green, pink, red and yellow across the guest honour and the eventual lightening of the Inter house torch by the Sport Prefect, Zubairu Dokota to the cheers of spectators.

There were tugs of war events immediately after the opening ceremony, male and female categories, between the blue house, red and green respectively, with blue emerging winners in both categories.

With 16 events concluded, pink house currently leads the medals table with 6 gold, 2 silver and 1bronze,followed by yellow house in second place with 4 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze. Blue house currently follows in third place with 3 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze. Red house occupies fourth position with 2 gold,4 silver and 6 bronze, while green house trails behind in fifth place with 5 silver and 6 bronze.

The grand finale of 2017/2018 Inter house Sport comes up on 10th March,2018 with Chika Yagazie Chukwumerije, a renown Nigerian taekwondo Olympic medalist,gracing the event which takes place within Himma premises, as a special guest of honour.