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Sports News: Clergy Plans Multi Million Naira Football Empowerment

Seeing how Pastor Olukoya of Mountain of Fire Ministry is empowering Nigerian youths through sports, a fellow clergy, Prophet Samuel Samiye Olabode of The Angel of Christ Gospel Church has concluded plan to replicate such by establishing a football academy that will meet the international standard in Ibadan.

The Clergy revealed this while hosting the foreign football scouts Bird Josh and Jones Mitchel Mark both from West Bromich Albion FC England for Oyo State Talent Identification program in Ibadan where he
pledged to also seek the assistance of the UEFA licenced coaches to actualised his plans for the youths.

“We can all see what our Father in the Lord, Prophet Olukoya is doing with the lives of our youths though sports, and i discovered football as the right language most of our youths understand.

“Soon we shall inaugurate Angel of Christ Football Academy from where we would bring out a football club that will be playing in our League and have acquired a land to build a training ground for them.

“If that’s the way we can positively impact their lives, am ready to do it, and through football we can also share the word of God to them and their souls would be won for Christ”, Prophet Samiye who was noted for performing miracle healings noted.

He however, thanked the foreign scouts for deeming it fit to come down to Nigeria for harness how talents, while seeking their assistance towards his dream to have a standard football outfit.

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