The Campos mini Stadium on Lagos Island will be a beehive of activities as Season 13 of Kidsport Charity Cup holds on Saturday 2 December 2023.
Founder and coordinator of Kidsport Charity Cup, Mrs Bukola Alabi says this year event promises to be glamorous with array of sponsors supporting the sports event which will feature series of sporting activities such as football, Basketball E-sports, Sac-race, Scrabble and other side attractions.
“With sponsor like KingMakers on our side, we are expecting a bigger event that will be well organised more than previous editions,” Alabi said.
The participating orphanages in the football event are Street 2 School, SOS Isolo, SOS Owu, Project Friendship Initiative, Habitation of Hope, and Citadel of Grace.
The academies include Dazzle FC, The Future Academy, Alimosho FC, Right 2 Smile Academy, Varsity FA, Whitelions Academy and Ablaze Basketball Academy, while the schools are AISL Juniors, Princeton Schools, Ftec Akoka and Zumuratyl Islamiyyah School.
Alabi is upbeat with the success of Season 13 of KidSport Charity Cup, adding that “We are looking forward to this year’s event with high hope of its success, and I am upbeat that this competition has pulled in sponsorship from different corporate bodies. I need to thank our supporters for their underpins towards this year’s edition and I accept that this year would live up to expectations.”
“This competition has bound together the kids of the participating orphanage homes since we began it a long time back and it gives me delight to see these kids showcasing their God-given talent.
“We have a million naira and other goodies as prizes for the kids. My appreciation also goes to our supporters like Indomie, La Casera, 7up and others,” Alabi said.
Managing Director of KingMakers, Gossy Ukanwoke wants the kids to play the games with high spirit of friendship and sportsmanship, adding that the company is glad to be part of an initiative like the Kidsport Charity Cup to showcase sports talents in the Nigerian children.