By Mfonobong Ukpong
An unprecedented feat has been recorded by Ati Annang Foundation in sports development, as the face of its School Football Tournament, Imo Obot, has been selected to join the Super Eagles 23-man squad for a friendly match with Mexico in Los Angeles, United States of America on July 4, 2021.
Obot, a former Dakkada FC of Uyo player currently making waves for Eyinmba International FC of Aba, Abia State was the captain of Secondary Commercial School, Ukana West, Essien Udim in 2017 when he was discovered by Ati Annang Foundation.
He took part in the 2018 Ati Annang Foundation Football Tournament for Secondary Schools in Annang land and was one of the attendees in the Barcelona Academy sponsored by Ati Annang Foundation International.
Ati Annang, a renowned socio- cultural association of Annang people has been relentless in its effort to promote Youth Development, Human Capital Development through scholarships and Nation building through sports, medical/social outreaches, philanthropy and other humanitarian gestures, in line with the vision of its progenitor and founder, Sir Emem Akpabio.