The President, CEO of ASTEVEN Group of Companies, Dr. Sunny Akpoyibo spoke during the Final Talent Hunt, that the Foundation is ready to develop the youths of this country and provide them with easy access and opportunity to start off their football career and also train them on investing in their future through green growth and sound investment advice.
Dr Sunny Akpoyibo stated this at final of the Youth Talent Hunt and football tournament initiated and hosted by the AS Foundation which was held at the practicing pitch of the Abuja National Stadium on Thursday.
According to him, “the Foundation is embarking on this initiative to ensure that football which is the language of global communication and unity is used as a vehicle to positively change their lives. It also provides the opportunity embed climate change mitigation and green growth awareness in Nigeria.
“Green growth focuses on the development of the socio-economy drive through deployment of environmental friendly initiatives, manufacturing , products development and efficient/smart service delivery. This is inline with Nigeria’s commitment to actualizing her National Determined Contributions, NDC’s and the Akpoyibo Green Foundation is focused on contributing this using the vehicle of football and youth empowerment”, Dr. Akpoyibo stated.
The boss of the Akpoyibo Green Foundation/Asteven Group of Companies vowed to “establish the Asteven Football Academy with our pioneer football team partaking in this tournament (held in Abuja on Thursday).