The Nigeria Rope Skipping Federation to organise the African Rope Skipping workshop from18th to 20th of February, at Rowe Park in Yaba.
Speaking with journalists, Secretary of the Federation, Olusesan Olukoya said that officials and athletes from over 10 countries would take part in the workshop, while seasoned coaches and officials from France, UK and the US would handle the programme.
“Nigeria and Ghana are nominated as the two likely hosts of the workshop in 2018 but other African countries insisted Nigeria hosts it.
“The event will help to develop talents, enhance physical fitness, good personal growth and development and other numerous benefits to individuals.”
Olukoya appealed to corporate bodies and individuals to partner the federation in promoting the sport in the country.