Top Nollywood stars have thumped up the initiative of creating platform for the Nigerian Celebrities to have easy access to Sports games and engage their fans through sports as Naija Celebrity Cup Challenge gets underway.
The event which was conceptualized by Ambassador Orobiyi Quadri Oluwabamise was the second phase of the competetion as the first phase held few weeks ago where the best ball jogglers are rewarded with heavy cash prizes.
The tourney which was designed according to Orobiyi to promote economic independent for our youths and peace development of Nigeria among Nigerian celebrities in the entertainment industry through sports has gotten the nod of Lagos State government.
“Sport unites people from different parts of the world despite the geographic, political, linguistic, religious, economic and cultural differences, hence we choose it in promoting harmony among our celebrities in entertainment industry”, Orobiyi noted.
Winners of the first phase of the Challenge were o ficially awarded at the Lagos State Sports Commision, Teslim Balogun Stadium. The presentation was made at the office of the Senior Special Adviser on Sports in Lagos State, Honourable Adeboye Anthony Adeyinka. It was also graced by a seasoned nollywood movie star Olaniyi Afonja A.K.A Sanyeri.