By COLLINS IKENNA
Fanz Championship Africa, created by Abelinis Limited has finally kept to its promise with the commissioning of the community project at Amuwo Odofin Primary School, Lagos as part of the prize attached to the winner of Season 2 ‘Better Me’ Series, Amuwo Odofin FC.
The community project aimed at giving back to the society within environ of Amuwo Odofin, Lagos is a corporate social responsibility plan from Fanz Championship Africa to add value to the school through the construction of a new borehole, renovation of the abandoned school toilet facilities and donation of generator to power the borehole.
Present at the commissioning of the borehole project and the opening of the refurbished toilets on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at the Amuwo Odofin Primary School, Lagos were Mrs. Ruth Ogunyemi, the wife of Honourable Ogunyemi- Chairman House Committee on Education who represented the distinguished First Lady of Lagos State, Mrs. Abimbola Ambode, and Mr. Akinwunmi Olaniyi, representing Honourable Dipo Olorunrinu, Member House of Representative, Amuwo Odofin Constituency 1, Lagos.
Also, representing the Deputy Governor of Lagos State was Mrs. Ebun Oluwaseyi, Tutor General/Permanent Secretary, Lagos State, Amuwo Odofin FC, the winners of Season 2 ‘Better Me’ series, Mr. Abiodun Oshinibosi, the project marshall and executive producer of Fanz Championship Africa and wife, Mrs. Morenike Oshinibosi, Mr. Deji Orunkoyi, Mr. Gbenga Oketade, Mr. Moruf Babatunde Alabi, former Head Teacher, Amuwo Odofin Primary School, Mr. R.A Jimoh, Principal Iganmu Senior High and Engr. T.Y Ogunshakin, Chairman School Based Management Committee.
Radar reports from the project producer also disclosed that the premiere of the Season 3, ‘Super Me’ Series Celebrity Edition match with short clips of the new qualified teams on a super mega screen for viewers’ enjoyment was a sight to behold on Friday, September 30, 2016 at the upscale Silverbird Cinemas, Ikeja City Mall, Alausa Ikeja Lagos.
Fanz Championship Africa– the most watched, unique and interactive TV game show from the stable of Abelinis Limited, the project intelligent company that commenced in 2004 for adventurous, dynamic and fun loving football fans would be coming up in the month of October 2016 with the Season 3, tagged Super Me series, where qualified teams would slug it out on the pitch of play to emerge the champion and the winner(s) of the 5 million in cash and prizes with a community project.
The qualified teams for the Season 3 would trade tackle on wit, speed and knowledge of the football industry and the new introduction of the spinning wheel with striking features like; Free Kicks, Penalty, Over The Bar, Answer the Question and Golden Goal to actually score a goal as part of the match process.
On the draw table for the Season 3, Super Me series, 16 teams drawn from the unique states in Nigeria respectively would participate in the competition as follows; Ultimate Hope FC, Pace setters FC, Caliphate Warriors FC, Treasure FC, Aso Rockers, Excellence FC, Sunshine Blazers, Peace Ville FC, Libra Force FC, Gateway Squad FC, Paradise Machine FC, Coal City FC, Heartbeat Royale, Emirate Stallion, Living Spring FC, and Harmony Magic FC.
Nevertheless, the qualified teams were lucky to have celebrity coaches like; Sexy Steel, Bash the Comedian, Sossick, Toyin Ibitoye, Alexx Ekubo, Biola Kazeem, 9ice, Juliet Ibrahim, Reminisce, Helen Paul, Illbliss, Shina Okeleyi, DJ Neptune, Deji Omotoyinbo, Juliet Mafua and Jide Alabi who were ready to participate enthusiastically to win the grand prize and community project for their teams. The much anticipated matches between the qualified 16 teams would be officiated by ace comedian and On Air Personality popularly known as Ushbebe as the referee.
Fanz Championship Africa (Season 3) Super Me series, shot with black magic cameras and high technical crew support would unarguably be the much talked about television football game show in content and followership to kick off on digital and terrestrial television stations from October 2016.
The season 3, Super Me series is proudly endorsed by Africans, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) and Nigeria Supporters’ Club (NSC).