About 10 states in Nigeria will participate in the National Hockey league one in Abuja at the National Stadium.
The competition is scheduled to commence on Monday, May 15
Secretary-General of the Nigeria Hockey Federation (NHF), Rita Akande, made this Known on Sunday in Abuja.
Akande said the event would last until May 20, adding that winners in league one would gain promotion to the super league.
She listed Delta, Edo, Bauchi and Nassarawa as some of the states that would participate in the league
“The league, I think will be highly competitive because everyone is looking forward to play in the super league.
“All teams are ready and excited for the league, hoping to gain promotion,” she said.
Akande said that three female teams were also billed to participate in the league.