Okakuro Aghogho Draws Friends, Associates To Sapele For Captain’s Inaugural Golf Tourney


Golfing friends and associates of Okakuro Gilbert Aghogho, Captain, Sapele Athletic Club (SAC) Golf Section (1897) will storm the ancient Sapele Town for his Inaugural Golf Tournament.

The golf event which will tee-off on Saturday, April 23rd, 2022 will attract golfers across Nigeria to the oldest golf club in Nigeria.

About one hundred and fifty golfers have already indicated interest to honour the golf tournaments, and to enjoy the club hospitality in the ancient town.


Similarly, the tournament is to officially usher in the captain, Okakuro Aghogho, the new team leader, whose charismatic nature is already changing and redefining the oldest golf course in Nigeria.

According to the captain in a chat with sports writers on Tuesday, he appraised the immense contributions and innovation embarked upon across all sporting sections by President of the club, Professor Nyerovwo Tonukari.

Furthermore, he described the president, Prof Tonukari as a man with big vision whose midas touch has brought the whole club into limelight.

While responding on the schedule of the tournament, he stated that men’s and ladies event as well as guests will be on course on Saturday, after then will be presentation of trophies, various prizes and dinner party.

It could be recalled that the Okakuro Aghogho led Executives recently organised 4th Orodje of Okpe Golf Tournament proudly sponsored by Seplat Energy in commemoration of 15th Coronation Anniversary of Orodje of Okpe Kingdom, HRM Major General Felix Mujakperuo (rtd) in March.

The monarch tournament which witnessed over a hundred and fifty golfers was adjudged as the best organised tournament in the recent time.