MAARDEC’S Novel children's Day Anniversary 27/05/2010
There was a lot of fanfare at this years Children's day anniversary held at the MAARDEC's premises. The party had about 400 guests, children and adults both able bodied and those with disabilities. DJs, Clowns and Musicians were on hand to provide entertainment for the day.
The children had a lot of games to play and a lot of fun activities as well, ranging from football goal shots for the football lovers, a bouncing castle, a train ride, fashion parades, passing round the case and dancing competitions and other fun activities for which the kids had opportunities to win fantastic prizes.
There were speeches by Mr. Cosmas I. B Okoli, (OON) the President/CEO MAARDEC which was tailored more towards the adults and by Miss. Chisom Okoli tailored towards the kids. Talented budding artists from Wesley schools for the hearing impaired were given awards for their outstanding performances in an international arts competition.
5 media houses, namely, The Guardian, This Day newspapers, The Compass, The Champion Newspapers and Ray power FM were present. All the newspapers published the story while Ray Power FM used the story the very next day. A production crew covered the event and will produce the video.
Sponsors of the novel event include Crusader Insurance, Banex group, Promasidor, The Noble Guards Security Company, Federal Road Safety Commission, Isolo Unit, Bamssey Events, Olive Decoration and Catering Services Nigeria Limited