HumanManager Limited (HML), Nigeria’s leading human capital management company, has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting young talents by sponsoring the 18th Annual Lagos Country Club Youth Tennis Tournament, that took place recently.
This initiative marks an important milestone in the company’s unwavering commitment to supporting human capital development in Nigeria. It also serves as a platform for celebrating diversity and inclusivity within the realm of sports, laying the groundwork for a more promising and united future across the nation.
The grand finale of this initiative, which was held on 22 July 2023 showcased an impressive display of athletic prowess and sportsmanship at the championship final, where winners emerged in the Red Ball, Orange ball, Under 12, 14, and 16 Boys and Girls categories.
According to Adekunbi Akinmiluyi, the Managing Director of HML, We are proud and happy to be associated with Dr. (Prince) Ademiluyi Tennis Foundation. Tennis is an inclusive game, offering young individuals the opportunity to actively participate and excel. This remarkable endeavour will undoubtedly foster a sense of togetherness, instill values of sportsmanship, and uplift the spirits of local communities.
In recognition of exceptional performance during the event, a series of awards were presented to the emergent winners. HumanManager also offered a fully sponsored 2-week Digital Skills Acquisition Boot Camp this summer for the winners across all categories. The training is run by Imagine Step Academy, at their Surulere and Ikeja Campuses.
This gesture exemplifies the organisations unwavering commitment to community development and was made possible through its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative, which aims to empower extraordinary talents from diverse backgrounds, enriching the sporting landscape in Nigeria.
The Special Guest of Honour, Barrister Olakunle Agbebi, Chairman of the Yoruba Tennis Club, said Tennis stands as a profound sport, fostering the holistic development of the mind, body, and spirit it prepares youths for lifes challenges. It is a game that is uniquely inclusive, offering youngsters the opportunity to participate actively. he said.
The 6-year-old winner of the girls’ Orange Ball category Teteze Ahenjir, , said she was excited to learn new tricks and win her category. Soon you will see me on TV and on the professional circuit representing Nigeria.
HumanManager Limited (HML), part of the SystemSpecs group, is a leading African technology company providing payroll and HR solutions and a range of other financial services to organizations of all sizes.