100 golfers storm Ilorin for tourney

By Tunde Akanbi, Ilorin


About 100 golfers across Nigeria will storm Ilorin Golf Club from Friday September 30, for a one day 18 holes tournament.
The Club’s Captain, Layi Maliki said this while speaking with newsmen in Ilorin on Tuesday.
He said the competition is part of activities to mark Nigeria’s 56th Independence anniversary.
Maliki said golfers from Mic-Com Golf and Country Club, Ada, Kadariko Golf Club Kainji, Minna Cantonment Golf Club, Ibadan Golf Club and Ogbomoso Recreation Club will compete for honours in the invitational competition.
He explained that the competition which is tagged ‘October Fest’ will have players compete for honours in different categories of amateur golfers as well as the professional category.
The captain said the aim is to make the competition an annual event while thanking individuals and corporate bodies for sponsoring the competition.


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