The Organizers of the Alake Annual Golf Tournament have revealed that the annual golf championship will tee-off on February 25th at the Abeokuta Golf Club.
The golf tournament organized by the Abeokuta Golf club is sponsored by Oando Plc in celebration of the 17th Coronation Anniversary of His Royal Majesty, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo, Okukenu IV, Alake and Paramount Ruler of Egbaland.
According to the AGC Captain, Bashorun Ladi Adegbite, he confirmed that all the committees saddled with responsibilities to ensure hitch free tournaments are working day and night towards the historical event, and to make it a huge success.
Bashorun Adegbite further expressed that golfers across the country will converge in Abeokuta for the event which will tee-off on 25th – 26th February, 2022 at the most sought after golf course in Nigeria.
Captain said: “Oando has sponsored the tournament for about 10 years and the success of the tournament can be attributed to their commitment to Alake, who happens to be its Chairman, and the Egba people.
“This time coincides with the popular Lisabi Festival, first to be held under my leadership as Captain, I promise that the tournament will experience tremendous improvement in all areas. Prizes and trophies will be presented to winners in different categories.”
Meanwhile, the AGC PRO/Social Secretary, Apagun Jimmy Orekoya on his part noted that golfers would vie for honor in various categories. The categories are men, ladies, veterans and super veterans, as well as guests and sponsors.
Orekoya revealed that the golf course is in good condition and the club management is eagerly awaiting the arrival of golfers to celebrate the monarch.