Asisat Oshoala (left) poses with Group Managing Director of Emzor Pharmaceuticals, Dr Stella Okoli, during the unveiling of the Super Falcons forward as the Brand Ambassador of the company in Lagos

The Founder and CEO of Nigeria’s foremost indigenous pharmaceutical company, Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Limited Dr. Stella Okoli, has restated the company’s commitment to the development of Nigerian Football.

Speaking on the recent appointment of Nigerian Female striker and the African Women Footballer of the Year, Asisat Oshoala as an ambassador of the company, Okoli said the idea is to encourage and associate with the best of the Nigerian Football.

“As part of our unflinching commitment to the development of Nigerian football, it is our belief that by associating with stars who are promoting the image of the country positively by using their God given talent, we are indirectly encouraging others to always put in their best in their endeavours” She said.

Speaking further, Okoli explained that Asisat Oshoala is a brand synonymous with dogged determination and loyalty with a sense of discipline that is unrivalled as she has never ever been reported to be involved in any scandal whatsoever throughout her short but very illustrious career. Therefore a perfect image for Emzor brand.

Asisat Oshoala who currently plays for one of the biggest clubs in world football, the Arsenal Ladies, has recently signed an endorsement deal with the pharmaceutical company. The company already sponsors the national football teams including Super Eagles and Super Falcons and Emzor Paracetamol a product of the company has been the Official Paracetamol of the national teams for almost three years.