Nakamba applies for land from BCC
Marvelous Nakamba has applied for land from the Bulawayo City Council to build a facility that will develop young talent and share life skills with youths.
In a statement, Nakamba has registered a trust that will manage the Marvelous Nakamba Foundation (MNF). He said, the foundation aims to create an enabling environment for youths. And, also to be a springboard to tackle social challenges like substance abuse, idleness and gangster ism, among others.
Nakamba also said the foundation wants youngsters to follow his footsteps .
“The foundation seeks to build a facility that will develop young talent and share life skills with youths. Nakamba foundation desires to hold periodic localized, regional and international sports training camps.”
The icon said the land will be used to provide football training facilities, competition venue for the academy, center library. And also five-a-side football facility, host youth tournaments and festivals. He also said it also helps to provide a launchpad for future sports stars.
However, Nakamba pledged to use his personal investments to fund the foundation, while working towards establishing corporate partnerships to drive the project.
Written by tatenda