By Aina Tolulope
Three streets in Alimosho have been presented with cash prize in the just concluded Mtn street soccer competition. The presentation was held on Monday 4th November at the LOC Secretariat of the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
In the presentation, ABS Street of Mosan-Okunola LCDA, Alimosho got N5m for the first prize in the men’s category. Also, N500, 000 was given to Adeoye Arogundade Street of Aboru, Agbado/Oke-Odo LCDA as the second prize in the women’s category while the sum of
N300, 000 went to Bada Street, Alimosho as third-place prize.
Other streets that partake in the presentation were Agege Street of Ikoyi-Obalende LCDA who got N3m and Okesuna who got N2m. Both who finished in the second and third position of the male’s category.
In the maiden edition of the U-15 category, Folarin Gbadebo Street of Ojokoro got N750,000 while Princess Street of Lagos Island East got N350,000. Yaba Starlets of Yaba were give N250, 000, while Mainland Secondary School received N150,000.
In addition to the cash prizes, the first and second teams in the men’s category, the first in the women’s category and the first in the U-15 category visited the UAE to watch the FIFA U-17 World Cup final.