by means of Emma Njoku
essentially the most treasured participant (MVP) of this 12 months’s variation of the NNPC/Shell Cup All Nigeria Secondary colleges soccer Championship will along with the prize cash, revel in full scholarship to attend a four-week session on the 2018 Sussex global summer season faculty, a gathering of brilliant young people from in every single place the world.
basic manager, external relations, Shell Petroleum development company of Nigeria restricted (SPDC), Igo Weli, disclosed this the previous day at a Media briefing in Lagos. He introduced that the MVP may additionally take part in youth and footballing actions organised by means of newly promoted English PremierLeague team, Brighton and Hove FC.
Igo reiterated the commitment of SPDC to its social duties, particularly within the areas of sports and education, regardless of the present economic recession.
“As we proceed to enlarge the frontiers of opportunities for Nigerian youths thru sports, we are delighted that we’ve got persisted to advance stars who have moved on to signify Nigeria at the level of world soccer championships.” he assured.
Prof Richard Follet, Director of Recruitment and world development, college of Sussex, Brighton, London, who tested the scholarship sponsorship bundle said soccer and education can do rather a lot, hand-in-hand, to the social smartly-being of the youths.