Kano state Governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje yesterday (thursday) Welcomed newly recruited Kano Pillars Football Club players on board.
The Governor welcomed the players yesterday at the Sani Abacha Stadium kano shortly after their training.
The meeting occurred shortly before Pillars moved to Kaduna for last phase of their pre-season camping in readiness for the 2016/2017 NPFL Season.
Ganduje who spoke through the chairman kano state sports commission Alhaji Ibrahim Galadima assured them that they would not regret joining kano pillars football club.
Dr. Ganduje said his administration would continue doing its best in maintaining the status of the club as the best in terms of players welfare in the country.
He pledged that the salary problems of some new players would be sorted out by by the first week of next month January 2017.
The spots loving Governor also charged both new and old players to use the Kaduna Closed-Camping period as an avenue of promoting unity and understanding among them for the success of the club in the forthcoming season.
“You should be aware that Government and good people of kano state are behind you and they want you to revive the wining mentality of the club that you are known for” the Governor said.
Responding the Technical Adviser of the club Kadiri Ikhana thanked him for the visit and assured that both the technical crew and the players currently in the team would do everything humanly possible to meet the set goals at the end of the season.
Spokesman of the club Idris Malikawa later confirmed that the club has since arrived kaduna and they would commence training this morning at Ahmadu Bello Stadium kaduna.