The 3rd edition of the SheFootball Conference 2020 comes up on the 8th of January 2020 at the SWAN secretariat , National Stadium Lagos.
The convener of the conference ex falcons star Mrs Ayisat Yusuf- Aromire emphasised that the motive behind the conference is to engage women football stakeholders to chart positive ways for the growth of the women’s game.
” This is going to be the third edition and promises to be bigger in every edition.
The response from the last edition was overwhelming with about 500 grass root female players embracing the event.
Experienced guest speakers but not limited to the vice president of the NFF Barr Seyi Akinwunmi , convener of the Ladies in Sports Ms Tega Onajaife will grace the occasion.
The third edition will also embrace ex falcons players to share their experiences and afford the young girls an opportunity to meet some of their idols ” She concluded.
SheFootball Conference is one of the products of the Ayisat Yusuf-Aromire foundation which was set up to primarily empower women. The focus of the foundation is to promote female footballers through social empowerment and skills acquisition.
Ayisat played for the Super Falcons from 2000 to 2009 and retired in early 2010. She is happily married with kids and is involved in many advocacy programs for women football in Finland.