Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki and his Deputy, Rt. Hon Philip Shaibu are anticipated to rekindle golfing rivalry today at the Hon Matthew Aigbuhuenze Iduoriyekemwen’s (MAI) 55th Birthday Golf Kitty teeing-off at UBTH Golf Club, Ugbowo, Benin City.
Similarly, golfing friends and associates as well as about a hundred golfers drawn from across the country will storm the golf course to honour the Captain of the prestigious UBTH Golf Club.
The golf event is being powered by Friends of Hon Mathew Aigbuhuenze Iduoriyekemwen to honour the celebrant who has contributed in no small way to the growth and development of golf in Edo State and beyond.
The golfing event will tee-off at 12noon (short gun) while the presentation and entertainment of guests hold by 4pm.
Golfers from the UBTH, Benin Club Golf Section (BCGS); Sapele Athletic Club; Ibori Golf and Country Club (IGCC), Ogunnu Golf Resort, Warrri, Delta State and many others are anticipated to celebrate with MAI at the birthday kitty.
However, various fantastic trophies and prizes are available for all those who distinguished themselves at the one day day while the event will shift to ‘Hole 19’ for all participants later in the day.