Youth Development: Stella Oduah Foundation Talent Hunt Kicks Off
On the 23rd of January 2016 the Princess Stella Oduah Foundation; a foundation founded over 12 years ago by the Senator representing Anambara North Senatorial District, Senator Stella Oduah organized a Talent Hunt Competition at various locations in Anambra North Senatorial District.
The talent hunt had hundreds of youths and sports enthusiasts who converged at the venues to participate or watch the competitions.
It was observed by journalists and all present at the opening event that the participants were equipped with various sports wears comprising of attractive Jerseys, Boots and Track suits by the organizers; the Princess Stella Oduah Foundation.
Washington Grammar School was the venue for the Onitsha North Talent Hunt, while CKC Onitsha was the venue for the Onitsha South talent hunt competition with four Under 13 football teams which included male and female footballers.
Sports officials all watched keenly to fish out the best players as all the teams fought for positions in tough football matches that yielded the desired expectations of the organizers.
At the CKC Onitsha venue of the Onitsha South Talent Hunt, the entire arena was colorful with the players fighting for superiority and eventual selection for the final onslaught.
Speaking shortly before the kickoff at the Washington Grammar School venue, chairman of the organizing committee, Prince Ugboma said sponsor of the Talent Hunt, Senator Stella Oduah was determined to contribute her quota for youth development and employment in her Senatorial Zone and the country in general.
The Chief of Staff of Princess Stella Oduah Foundation, Princess Nwaka Ononuju while giving her speech also disclosed that the Talent Hunt cuts across various sporting activities adding that the best of the lot would be sponsored for international competitions.
Abang 'Dove' Veronica
Legislative Assistant to Senator Stella Oduah