The Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Dr. Hadiza Sabuwa Balarabe is optimistic that the maiden edition of Kaduna Marathon is another avenue to bring the people of Kaduna together.
Dr. Hadiza Sabuwa Balarabe, who is presently serving as the acting Governor disclosed this at the final press conference held at Big City Event center.
“the Kaduna Marathon provides another platform to bring people to Kaduna and to bring the people of Kaduna together in a common endeavour.”
The Acting Governor also revealed that the second edition of the Marathon would be better than the inaugural edition.
On the closure of roads, she appealed to the people to kindly bear the inconveniences road closures may cause for some hours tomorrow.
In her closing remark, she expressed gratitude to all the persons that have registered to participate in the event.
“Your decision to run in the Kaduna Marathon has made the event possible. Whether your motivation is glory, professional esteem, to support a good cause or sheer fun, you have made it your race. When you start the race by tomorrow, you will be creating a new history as the first runners in the first official marathon event in this part of the country.”
The first edition of Kaduna Marathon would kick off by 7am at the popular Muritala Muhammed Square.