Kanu, Okocha, Amokachi, Storm Lagos For Sports Ministry’s Adopt An-athlete Campaign
Former Super Eagles stars are set to storm. Lagos, Centre of Excellence for the ministry of youth and Sports development adopt-an-athlete campaign, Bestchoicesports.com.ng can report
The 1996 Olympic gold medallists, Daniel Amokachi, Kanu Nwankwo, Austin Okocha, Taribo West among others are notable Super Eagles players and Nigerians who will be part of the Adopt Campaign of Ministry of Youth and Sports Development which commences Monday 16th December, 2019 at the Civic Center, Lagos.
The work experience programme is another initiative of the ministry which was launched in Abuja on the Africa Youth Day .
In an attempt to raise fund for the Olympians who are set to represent their fatherland in Tokyo, the ministry will use the platform to prepare them for early camping that will help them have podium performances.
Nigerian sprinters, Divine Oburududu, Ese Brume and hosts of others would also be in attendance where the cocktail dinner will take place in Lagos next Monday.
This is going to be a moment of reunion among sports stakeholders around the country.
Also, ex-international like Segun Odegbami, and notable politicians like Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Chairman House Committee on Sports, Olumide Osoba and many other notable Nigeria are not left out of the gathering.