The Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State hosts the 25th edition of the Nigeria University Games.
This is the first time in the history of the competition that a non conventional university is hosting the games and the Nigeria Cricket Federation have played an immense role to ensure that Cricket is also played in this edition against all constraints.
In 2016, the Federation led by the President Engr. Emeka Onyeama donated equipments to the school and today those equipments are in use as the games are underway.
Four Universities will feature in this edition namely:
- Ambrose Ali University Ekpoma Edo State.
- Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State
- University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu State
- University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State.
The Games will run from Saturday 22nd – Saturday 29th April 2017