Jokkor is a Kanuri sport dating back to 1000 years, it is believed to be a royal sport played by carbinet members of the Shehu.

Bornoji International decided to host this Championship to foster stronger bond between community members and to reiterate the fact that peace has been restored in Borno state.

Dignitaries present at launch of the sport competition include Dr. Bulama Mali Gubio representing the state government, Chief Imam of Borno, representative of the Shehu of Borno, representative of the European Union, British council, Ajahs and Bulama’s

The event was organised in collaboration with the British council.