All is now set for the Ibom Golf and Country Club to host a one day Victory Tournament in honor of Governor Udom Emmanuel’s re-election.
The event which will have 150 golfers from Nigeria and outside the country playing is slated to hold on Saturday, May 25, 2019, at the Ibom Golf Course.
According to the Captain of Ibom Golf and Country Club, Rt. Hon. Usenobong Akpabio, Governor Udom Emmanuel will perform the ceremonial Tee Off on Saturday 25th May 2019 The governor will be accompanied by invited players, guests and members of the Club.
Usenobong Akpabio noted that as part of the event, a World Press Conference will be held at the Rose Garden section of the Ibom Golf and Country Club on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, by 4:30p.m., saying that members of the Press are invited.
Akpabio said that notable golfers and dignitaries expected at the event include Senator David Mark, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, President of the Nigeria Golf Federation (NGF), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe; the DG, National Council of Arts & Culture (NCAC); Board Member of the Nigeria Golf Federation, Dr. Awa Ibraheem;
President of the Ikeja Golf Club, Board of Trustees, Gen IBM Haruna rtd.; the BoT chairman, IBB International Golf and Country Club; the Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong.
Others are members of Lamingo Golf Club and Rayfield Golf Club, the Governor elect of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde; members of Ibadan Golf Club, the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki; members of Benin Club, Golf Section, the deputy Governor of Edo State, Rt. Hon. Phillip Shuaibu and his wife; members of Benin Golf Club, the governor of Bauchi State, AB Abubakar; members of Bauchi Golf Club, the vice Captain of Ikoyi Golf Club, Mr Uwem Udoh; the president of Nigeria Ladies Golf Association (LGAN), Ekanem Ekwueme; the Captain of QIT/Exxonmobil Golf Club, Mr Victor Ebitu; the vice chairman of Mobil Producing Nigeria, Mr. Udom Inoyo, amongst others.
On his part, the acting Public Relations Officer of Ibom Golf and Country Club, Isuamfon Archibong, has hinted that more information and details about the epoch making event will be disclosed at the Press Conference, on Wednesday, at the Rose Garden of Ibom Golf and Country Club.