By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu
Lagos and FCT set the pace in the male category with an exciting 25-25 draw in the first match of the Handball event while Delta didn’t find it easy but eventually came through as they defeated Kaduna 30-27 in the female category.
Still in the female category, Plateau had to dig deep as they defeated Imo 19-18.
Host, Edo suffered a huge defeat as they lost to Kano 28-17 in the male.
Day 1 of National Sports Festival Handball Event
LAGOS VS FCT 25-25
DELTA VS KADUNA 30-27
IMO VS PLATEAU 18-19
KANO VS EDO 28-17