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FCMB backs Ogunkoya 400m championship

Falilat Ogunkoya
Falilat Ogunkoya

Africa’s 400m record holder, Falilat Ogunkoya-Omotayo’s desire to raise men and women quartermilers who will break her and Innocent Egbunike’s records has received the backing of First City Monument Bank (FCMB) who has pledged financial   support to next month’s Falilat Ogunkoya Athletics competition.

The competition,an initiative of Falilat Ogunkoya Founda-tion,will feature only the 400m events for both boys and girls and is aimed at identifying talented young quartermilers from every nooks and crannies of Nigeria. The competition is slated for the Otunba Dipo Dina International Stadium, Ijebu-Ode from October 17 to 19, 2013.

FCMB Head of Retail Banking (South-West) Leticia Igna-Igboko said the bank is proud to be associated with Faliat’s efforts to raise world class quartermilers.

 


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