You are a worthy son of the Soil – Igwe Nnewi tells Nigeria Pillar Of Sports


  1. As he receives trophies, Sports kits for Igwe Orizu championship.

Nigeria Pillar Of Sports Chief Donatus Agu Ejidike has been described as a worthy son of Nnewi Town by the paramount ruler of Nnewi His Royal Majesty Igwe Dr K.O.N Orizu 111 ( CON) JP.

The traditional ruler made the pronouncement on Saturday at his Palace in Nnewi when he received a giant trophy and Sports kits donated by the Nigeria Pillar Of Sports Chief Donatus Agu Ejidike for the Maiden edition of Igwe Orizu Nnewi soccer championship.

He said the Sports philanthropist who has done well in promotion of sports across the country and beyond has taken the name of Nnewi to the global scene.

” We are proud of you as a worthy son of Nnewi for your exploits in Sports promotion and development of the youths, we will continue to pray for you and support you”.

Earlier the Nigeria Pillar Of Sports Chief Donatus Agu Ejidike said his idea to promote sports is to engage the Youths meaningfully and to take them away from the streets.

He was particularly happy that his supports to Sports development across the country has been brought to the door step of his country home in Nnewi.

The championship which will be organised by YSFON in conjunction with the office of the Pillar Of Sports and Nnewi community will have 24 clubs from across the entire Anambra state.

Highlights of the presentation ceremony included remarks from relevant stakeholders, Nomination of members of the MOC and traditional breaking of kolanuts.


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