A Non-Governmental Organisation, Arise Women, has said it will commence its 2022 Arise Walk with a novelty football match between ex-Super Eagles stars Peter Rufai, Daniel Amokachi, Samson Siasia, Yakubu Aiyegbeni and a host of their colleagues against a selected team.
A statement made available to Sunday PUNCH by the NGO, explained that the match, which comes up October 14, was designed to herald the 14th edition of Arise Women, saying it would feature the Arise Walk, empowerment, skills acquisition programme for the less-privileged and the Arise Women Conference.
The theme of the conference is ‘Appointed to live.’
Founder, Arise Women, Dr Siju Iluyomade, in the statement, stated, “Arise Walk this year will be preceded by a novelty football match between ex-Super Eagles stars like Peter Rufai, Daniel Amokachi, Samson Siasia, Yakubu Aiyegbeni and host of their colleagues against a selected team.
“The Arise Women Conference will hold October 29 at the Trinity Towers, City of David, RCCG, Oniru, with prominent Nigerians in attendance to speak on a variety of issues, especially as it concern women’s leadership and empowerment, among others.”