BCGS: Betty Oriakhi Putts-Out As Lady Captain’s Day Tournament Tees-Off


Golfers from Benin City and its environs are currently teeing-off at the Benin Club Golf Section (BCGS) Lady Captain’s Day Tournament at the golf course, GRA, Benin-City, Edo State.

No fewer than one hundred and fifty golfers are teeing off at the today’s tournament organised by the immediate past Lady Captain of the BCGS ladies division, Betty Oriakhi.

Oriakhi who saddled the leadership of the ladies division for a year was well known for her humility and leadership quality she possesed throughout her tenure by carrying along all members of the division.

In a chat with at the club, she disclosed that about forty golfers from outside the city are teeing-off at the tournament, while others are from UBTH Golf Club, Ugbowo and BCGS.

She said: “Golfers from Ibori Golf and Country Club (IGCC), Asaba; Sapele Athletic Club Golf Section, Sapele, and Ogunnu Golf Resorts, Warri, all from Delta State are taking part.

“Similarly, golfers from UBTH Golf Club, Benin-City here as well as our club members are also participating. In all, we have close to one hundred and fifty golfers.

“As you all know that ladies in the club are great organisers of events. We have adequate preparation for all the golfers and guests.

“Later in the evening, prizes will be given to all winners and runners-up in different categories at the end of the tournament.”