The much-talked about maiden edition of the JAC Motors sponsored Abeokuta 10Km Race is now re-scheduled to hold for Saturday, November 2nd, 2019.
According to a press release by the media office of Nilayo Sports Management Limited, the organizers of the international event, the shift in date for the event is to allow all and sundry observe their Sunday devotions without disruption of any sort.
The organizers, however deeply regret any inconvenience the change in date might cause, especially the sponsors and partners of the maiden edition of the Abeokuta marathon, and particularly, the over three thousand registered potential competing racers of the marathon.
The JAC Motors sponsored Abeokuta 10Km marathon, ably supported by the Ogun State government, Rite Foods, Bet9ja, QMB Builders Mart, Landwey Investment Limited, IBD International Hotels is the vision of Nilayo Sports Management Limited.
However, the media office also announced the sudden passing of its media officer for the Abeokuta 10Km Marathon, Mr. Gbenga Davies. The office described him as an extraordinary journalist who inspired a lot of young people in his profession.
The JAC Motors Abeokuta 10km Marathon Media Office offered its deepest condolences to Mr. Davies’ family, colleagues and the media family in Ogun State.