South-South Update: Akwa Ibom State begins mass coaching program
Akwa Ibom State in the South-South have resumed mass coaching in Nursery, Primary and Secondary schools ahead of the Accelerated growth program initiated by the NCF.
Community Secondary Commercial School, Jevic Schools, Q.I.C group of schools and St. Michael Primary School all in Uyo, the state capital are direct beneficiaries of the mass coaching program.
Male Coaches involed are Uwem Sunday, Edidiong Patrick, while the female coaches are Unwana Moses, Esther Sandy and Blessing Tommy, Blessing Etim, etc.
Coaching drills include,
Bating: Grip, Stance and Back-lift,
Fiending: High catching and low catching techniques, Long and Short barriers
Bowling: Arm rotation, etc.
Coaching activities are carried out daily with more schools introduced.