Skyline University Nigeria (SUN), the first international private university in Kano, has some exciting times ahead, with the university set to launch its SUN Sports Academy
The SUN Director of Operations, Mr. Abubakar Ismail has affirmed that the Sports Academy will follow after the world class standard of Skyline University College (SUC) in UAE Dubai, and will be established, with a high performance facility that will be the envy of most regional sporting facilities.
Eng. Munir Gwarzo, Sports Consultant from Kano State University of Technology Wudil, speaking at the meeting in SUN’s office, agrees that the Sports Academy will assist students to balance their studies whilst meeting the high demands of sports and assist our aspiring sporting athletes to achieve success both on and off the field.
SUN Sports Academy will be set up to work closely with the SUC Standards and Experts, Sports Science staff, and National Sporting organizations to provide individualized strength and conditioning programmes specific to the aspiring athlete’s needs in both Basketball and Football. A major focus of the Academy will be to also provide academic supports, leadership building, personal branding and mental health education, with the intention of guiding aspiring athletes towards success.
The SUN Sports Academy will be a game changer, providing a supportive pathway for aspiring athletes in the country and SUN students are lucky to have them right on their doorstep.”