The winner of the Argungu International Fishing festival 2020 goes home with 10 millions, 2 new Cars and 2 Hajj seats. That was according to NAN report's. Mallam Abubakar Yau from Augie LG, Kebbi gets N10m, 2 new cars and 2 Hajj seats for catching the biggest fish weighing 78kg at the Argungu Fishing Festival. More than 50,000 fishermen participated in the annual cultural festival, NAN reports.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Friday described the Argungu International Fishing and Cultural Festival as a breeding ground for future Olympians considering the raw talents displayed by participants at the festival. The Minister stated this while speaking to journalists at the Kabanci display arena of the ongoing 2020 Argungu fishing festival in Argungu town of Kebbi State. The minister who witnessed the event with the Kebbi State governor, Abubakar Bagudu and the Emir of Argungu, Alhaji Sama’ila Mera, said he was impressed with the talents displayed by the participants. He said: “What impressed me most today are those young girls and boys swimming 160 metres and displaying their raw talents. “This is a