The Director of Nigeria foremost football Academy, New Hall Football Academy and the Visioner of New Hall International School, Lekki, Mr Abiodun Agbaje has reiterated his commitment to make the New Hall Football Academy, an offshoot of New Hall International School, a Center of excellence in Arts, Sports and Academics.
He made this known in a Sport Interview on TV360, According to the Educationists , Education is not just about reading alone , to develop the circuit motor of a child , you need to allow the child to participate in physical exercises and doing it in a positive way .
New Hall Football Academy is a model of some of Europe biggest Club’s Academies, in few weeks’ time, the Academy will be unveiling probably the biggest Academy owned stadium in West Africa.
The four thousand five hundred capacity Ultramodern stadium, which is christened New Hall School Stadium Complex was completed about a months ago and will be commissioned by the Governor of Lagos State, His Excellency, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on the sixteen of March, 2019
The Stadium house other facilities like a modern clinic, a VIP Lounge.
According to Abiodun Agbaje, the building of the magnificent stadium was his willingness to leave a legacy behind.
‘’ Seriously speaking , this happened based on my intuition , my willingness to leave something behind as a legacy and the story started about twenty – two years ago . Having being very successful in the Education and in the banking industry , I think it will be a good thing not to just pass this World without having my own input to what is happening in Nigeria in terms of Education and Sports .
He further explained that the Stadium is not for making money.
“I am building a stadium of this kind in Lekki is not something you think you will want to make money from. I am just giving to the society so that the youths will have opportunity to be able to sit and play and enjoy themselves in a facility that can be compared to the best in the World.
It is a legacy project and it is based on my little way to thank God “