The Annual Akabo Football Tournament is a wonderful way to connect youths from all the twelve autonomous community in Akabo Ikeduru LGA of Imo State.
On Wednesday 3rd January the grand finale of the 4th edition Community Football Tournament sponsored by Chief Darlington Chimezie and powered by Faith of Darlington Foundation will take place at Akabo Community School Field, in Ikeduru LGA.
The football tournament which had kicked off among each of the 12 teams, taking their turn on competition, will spread to a knockout rounds, the teams with the best scores will enter the semi-final round and the final.
Best performing players will be awarded for outstanding participation, while the players from the winning team will wear their winners’ gold medals!
Faith of Darlington foundation brings youths to form teams for a community football tournament that seeks to promote peace and harmony between various communities. The foundation uses the combination of education and skills acquisition, training programmes to transform the lives of the less privileged community dwellers. It is built on the principle of “We are One Big family, inclusiveness, unity in diversity”, and with the aim of promoting, social development, and crime reduction.