Sports Milestones: Ibom Angels Qualify For Aiteo Finals, Humbles Abia Angels
Akwa Ibom State, under Governor Udom Emmanuel, is booming with milestones in sports development.
Today, history has been made and another milestone recorded as Ibom Angels, Akwa Ibom female football team, scale past Abia Angels to qualify for the finals of the AITEO Cup.
Despite losing to Abia Angels 2-1, Ibom Angels sailed through to the final after a 3-2 aggregate win, having won the first leg by 2-0 in Uyo.
The team faces Rivers Angels in the final.
It is the first of such feat since the creation of the state 30 years ago.
It is also a moment of ectasy for Akwa Ibom sports lovers as it is the only state with two different teams at the same time in the finals of a football competition.