Nestle Plc is planning big for the Milo Under-13 African Championship, a football competition for boys in the continent.
Mrs. Doja Ekeruche, Category Business Manager, Beverages, Nestle Nigeria Plc, disclosed that the unveiling on Wednesday would kick-start a month-long build-up to the tournament whose venue has been fixed for the first time in Nigeria.
She noted that, Nestle will be presenting the Nigerian team to the media and commence the official communication to engage a cross-section of our consumers and football stakeholders on this championship which is being hosted in Nigeria for the first time.
The first edition of the Milo Under-13 African Championship took place in South Africa in 2010, which the Nigerian team won and in 2012, Ghana hosted and won the competition.
For the Nigeria 2014 edition, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa and host Nigeria have qualified for this year’s event.