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Abeokuta Golf Club holds tournament in honor of Obasanjo

The Abeokuta Golf Club is organizing a Golf tournament in honour of the former President Olusegun Obasanjo, an icon, a patriot, a statesman and an entrepreneur, an event which is the 5th edition.

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Penpushing reports that, the Captain of the Club, Kola Adeneye in a statement said the tournament sponsored by First Bank of Nigeria is scheduled to hold on August 14, 2021 at the Golf Course in Abeokuta, while 150 golfers across the country will be participating.

The statement added that Obasanjo will perform the ceremonial Tee-off at 8am, adding that arrangements are in top gear for the event, stressing that it is going to be a wonderful experience and nice outing.

“Abeokuta golf club is putting up this tournament, fully sponsored by first Bank of Nigeria to celebrate Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, whom we all know to be an icon , a patriotic Nigerian and an entrepreneur.. He is worthy to be celebrated and it’s not only when somebody dies that you celebrate him”, Adeneye added

“So, Abeokuta golf club has put this tournament together to celebrate him and this is the fifth edition and we want to sincerely thank First Bank of Nigeria for the support… It’s going to be a wonderful experience, a nice outing  for golfers all over Nigeria to come and celebrate  Baba Olusegun Obasanjo”, the captain emphaised

Penpushing further reports that, Adeneye who explained that the tournament will attract presentation of trophies and prizes to winners at 5pm, recalled that  the tournament could not hold last year because of the coronavirus pandemic, but assured that this year’s edition has been designed in line with coronavirus procotols.

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