Ibom Golf Club Hosts NUGA Tournanment On Saturday
All is now set for the hosting of the 2019 Nigeria – United Kingdom Golfing Association (NUGA) by the Ibom Golf and Country Club in Akwa Ibom State.
According to a release signed by the Captain of Ibom Golf and Country Club, Rt. Hon. Usenobong Akpabio and made available to newsmen, the event will take place at the Golf Course of the Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort, Nwaniba end, Uruan local government area.
The activities lined up for the events include: Thursday, November 28, 2019, arrival of NUGA team via Ibom Airline; Friday, November 29, 2019, practice round and welcome cocktail by 7:30 p.m. at the Club House of the Ibom Golf Club; Saturday, November 30, 2019, tournament day-one which will be matchplay and individual medal round; Sunday, December 1, 2019, tournament day-two, individual medal round and presentation of trophies to the winners, according to the statement.
Barr. Akpabio invited Akwa Ibomites to grace the occasion as golfers from United Kingdom and across Nigeria are expected at the event, noting that during the tournanment, there will be club matchplay between members of Ibom Golf Club, Port Harcourt Club and Calabar Club, among others.
The statement further noted that the categories of entry for the tournament are: 0 to 9, 10 to 18, 19 to 28, ladies, veteran and gross.
The NUGA team will depart Akwa Ibom on Monday, December 2, 2019, the press release said.