The Union Bank of Nigeria has donated the sum of N30million to support the Nigerian team at the upcoming Rio Olympic Games scheduled to begin next month.
While donating the money, the Head, Corporate Communications of Union Bank, Ogochukwu Ekezie-Ekaiden, stated that the money is for both the athletes participating in the event and the Nigeria Olympic Committee. He further said that N25million is for the athletes while the remaining N5million is for the Nigeria Olympic Committee’s logistics for the event. According to him, “We see sport as one of the areas of our corporate social responsibility. We are contributing our quota towards developing the skills of our athletes.