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Maureen Madu kiddies camp continues



Maureen Madu football kiddies camp has started its second edition, the camp will take place throughout the easter break, from April 2-9, 2021 in Onitsha.

The week – long event which is ongoing at Anglican Girls Grammar School aims at discovering young sports talents at the grassroot, and it is for girls between the age of ten to eighteen.

The event will offer automatic American University scholarships to three exceptionally talented girls at the end of the camp.

The events witnessed the presence of the Commissioner for Women And Children Affairs, Lady Ndidi Mezue , while Addressing the gathering, Lady Mezue advised the participants to be focused and utilize the opportunity given to them by Maureen Mmadu Kiddies Football Foundation, to achieve their dreams in football and make their families and society proud.

Lady Mezue thanked the organizer of the event for the selfless service she has rendered for years, and called on opulence stake holders to support the initiative.

Former Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation, Coach Bitrus Bewarang expressed hope that through the camp, talents that will make waves both locally and internationally will be nurtured.

He appealed to parents to always release their children for occasions such as this, he was grateful to Mureen Madu in his words he said “in a country whereby former footballers are looking for technical, coaching role or the other they forget where they came from and become bitter when they do not get the roles they want, but Mureen Madu has decided to give back to the community and she should be an example to others.”

He also advised male sport stars to emulate Maureen Madu by giving back to the community.

Speaking, the organizer of the event, Lady Mmadu revealed her passion for young talent development, and explained that the foundation will continue to give hope to young people who want to be stars in football, especially the girls among them.

The Special Adviser to Governor Obiano on Special Duties, Lady Ify Obinabo was among dignitaries present at the event

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