Enyimba FC Chairman, Kanu Papilo Nwankwo “FIFA Ambassador” has continued to display his commitment and administrative dexterity towards taking the “People’s Elephant” to greater heights.
Kanu’s enviable strides is more manifesting following the delivery of gym equipment worth over N33 million Naira to the team in other to boost their overall performance.
Stressing the reason behind acquiring the equipment to Enyimba Media, Kanu highlighted the importance towards the team said he expects it to help improve their outputs.
“This is the standard over there in Europe and even some in some North African club sides and it improves the performance of players.
That’s is why i went out of my way to acquire these items for the players and I am very optimistic they will make good use of it towards their development.
Recall that since his appointment as the Chairman of the 9-times league champions by His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Abia State, Dr Alex Otti, the Arsenal legend has never hidden his intentions and desire to bring innovations that will make the club more professional including structures befitting a club of Enyimba’s statues.
Reacting on the development, club Assistant Captain, Somiari Alalibo who stood in for Captain, Olorunleke Ojo thanked the Chairman on behalf of the players saying it would help their push for the league’s second stanza;
“This is something we haven’t experienced before since I joined this club and all the players are happy with the laudable development that our able chairman and legend is bringing as this would help the team in all ramifications going into the second round of the league.
Also, the team Manager, Mr Okey Nwabeke praised the laudable strides of former Super Eagles Captain. He on behalf of the club officials thanked the Chairman and highlighted the importance of the very expensive equipments towards improving their team’s output both in the league and Federation Cup as Enyimba aims to return to the continent next season.