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The 2017 GTBank Food and Drink Fair set to hold during Workers’ Day holiday

The 2017 GTBank Food and Drink Fair set to hold during Workers’ Day holiday

Lagos, Nigeria - March, 2017 Food lovers from across the world can once again look forward to an unparalleled culinary experience as the 2nd edition of the GTBank Food & Drink Fair is set to hold during the Worker’s Day holiday on Sunday the 30th of April and Monday the 1st of May, 2017. The 2-day event will treat attendees to enthralling gastronomic tours across a wide variety of exciting cuisines and delicacies while offering small businesses in the Nigerian Food Industry a free and vibrant platform to connect with a wider segment of their target markets as well as experts in their business fields. The GTBank Food and Drink Fair was created by foremost African Financial Institution, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, as part of its efforts to empower small businesses. The 2016 debut of the consumer-focused event received very positive reviews nationally and internationally, had over 90 exhibitors from the food... Read More

GTBank Principals Cup Draw Holds


March 13th, 2014


All is set for this year’s GTBank, Lagos State Principals Cup competition, as the draw to usher in hostilities took place in Lagos Thursday, at the press center of Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.


The competition, which is geared towards the development of football, discovering young talents as well as fostering love and unity amongst secondary school students, was witnessed by top GTBank staff, school principals and top officials from the Lagos Football Association.


According to Mrs. Lola Odedina from GTBank, the aim of the tournament is to sought out exceptional talents that would become football stars and worthy ambassadors within and outside Nigeria.


“The principal cup goes beyond football, it’s also veritable means to mentor youths and also encourage them to pursue their dreams.” she said.


“The journey so far has been remarkable and we greatly thank the Lagos state Government for the opportunity granted us to partner with them with the aim of bringing back the glory days of the principals cup.”


“As it is practiced, yearly participating schools will be provided with standard sporting facilities and the winner will have their school sports facilities up graded to standard and we have also put in place a developmental programme known as “CAMP GTBANK” which will see outstanding players selected and trained by veteran football coaches and it will commence immediately after the finals.” she concluded.


“The male and female team that win the competition will smile home with a prize of N1million while the first, second and third runners up will receive N750,000, N500,000 and N250,000 respectively.”


However, Chairman of Lagos State Football Association Mr. Seyi Akinwunmi also said this year’s edition will be a great one because machineries have been put in place for a befitting and cheat free tournament



Source: www.sportsdayonline.com



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