Platoon 9 has won the grand finale of the batch ‘A’ inter-platoon women volleyball competition of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) sponsored by Promasidor Nigeria Limited, makers of Cowbell milk; at the Lagos orientation camp.

The grand finale of the competition which took place recently had platoons 8 and 9 playing as finalists and the game ended 22 serving 19, with platoon 9 taking the 22 points to win.

The company rewarded the winners of the volleyball inter-platoon competition with N30, 000, N20, 000 and N10, 000 for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions respectively, amidst several other consolation prizes.

Besides the volleyball match, Promasidor Nigeria had other competitions which included raffle draw and dancing competition for individual platoon members.  Winners received various awards which included Cowbell travelling bags, electronic gadgets and Cowbell and Amila fabric materials among others.

Brand Manager, Cowbell Chocolate, Promasidor Nigeria, Mr. Uche Nnalie encouraged the competitors to put in their best and that the company has been partnering with NYSC for five years, adding that, it is passionate about sport development in the country.

“We have been partnering with NYSC for five years. Promasidor is the maker of Cowbell milk, the brand that is sponsoring the competition. We are passionate about sporting development,” he added.

Earlier in her address of welcome, Mrs. Francisca Olaleye, coordinator of the camp congratulated the finalists and welcomed everyone to the event. According to her the game of volleyball is one that takes people places and also win laurels.

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