The College of Education Demonstration Secondary School 26th Annual Inter-House Sports Competition

It was a very special and memorable day on Wednesday, 14th February, 2024 for the staff and students of the College of Education Demonstration Secondary School, Warri, as they held their annual Inter house sports festival. It was the 26th annual Inter house sports competition showcasing the vast talents of the students. 

The Principal, Dr. (Mrs.) Comfort Osiobe in her welcome speech appreciated the College Management and the PTA for their perpetual support towards the organization of the event and encouraged all participants to display the spirit of sportsmanship as they were all winners.

The Provost Dr. Dickson Oyovwi represented by the Registrar of the College, Mr joe Afure in his keynote address emphasized the need for sports to be embraced by all as part of our daily lives.

The Chairman of the Ceremony Chief Engr. Ejedegba in his speech enjoined all present to support the school financially in developing the sports department to further develop the booming talents of the students in sports.

The students representing the school houses (Blue, Green, Red, white and Yellow) gave their very best in the various track field events featuring Match past, long distance and short distance races, three-legged race, egg race, catching the DSS train amongst others.  

The Staff, Parents and Special Guests were not left out in the performances as they truly proved that indeed the apple did not fall far from the tree.

The high point of the ceremony was the introduction of the ”tug of war”, a new invention by the dynamic sport loving principal, Dr. (Mrs.) Comfort Osiobe.

The Blue House emerged overall winners closely followed by the White House, Green House, Yellow House and Red House.

The event was entertaining, colorful and memorable with the Principal Officers of the College, Directors, Deans, Parents and well-wishers in full attendance.