Saturday 7th May 2016 will forever remain in the minds of those who were at the Customs training ground, Ikeja Lagos when the Nigerian showbiz stars, socialites as well as ex-international soccer stars stormed the premises for the 20th anniversary of a renowned Lagos football club known as Belle United under the leadership of Humphrey Okoh.
The club, established in 1996 celebrated its anniversary on the 6th and 7th of May. A key plank of the celebration was to establish a charity to support children.
The members of the club selected the pediatric division of LASUTH and visited the children’s ward of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos on Friday of the week to donate money and some hospital materials including 50 Bedsheets and Pillow cases alongside numbers of hospital equipment.
On 7th May, the Thanksgiving service was held at the Nigerian Customs Interdenominational Christian Fellowship Chapel, Ikeja Lagos before the anniversary novelty match between the club and All Star International of Surulere followed immediately at the Customs’ College Training Ground and the game ended in 1-1. Shortly after that, the reception kicks off where top Nigerian celebraties and some members if the club mounted the stage to thrill guests.