LL Nigeria District 01 Develoment Programme opens this week in Ado Ekiti, led by Coach Adekunle Ajayi, District Development Coordinator and Coach Sunday Aina of Ekiti Kete LL. The programme will run for 3 months and is designed to include clinics, trainings, umpiring courses, scorers courses, interleague games, regular games and also prepare teams for the Little League Softball (U12) and Senior Softball (U16) Tournaments scheduled to hold in Ibadan from 13 to 18 December, 2019.
Coach Gerard Hall and Coach Amber Jackson will run one week softball pitching clinic a week before the Softball tournaments. Amber Jackson is a softball pitching Coach from the United States.
The same Development Programme will be launched in Ibadan, Akure and Lagos very soon. The District Secretary, Victor Kayode-Bello, commended Ekiti Little League for taking the lead in pushing the district develoment programme and hopes other will follow quickly.