The Inaugural Nigeria Masters will take place from 17 to 20 November 2016 at IBB International Golf and Country Club in Abuja.
A maximum field of 72 players will compete in the tournament to be played over 72 holes. The format will be stroke play
The prize money for the tournament is 25.000 dollars and the winner will take 4.000 dollars
The tournament is proudly sponsored by FORTIS Micro Finance Bank.
The leader of the Order of Merit, and the two-time winner of West Africa Golf Tour, Andrew Odoh, will be returning from South Africa ,where he has been competing on the Sunshine Tour, to participate at the Nigeria Masters.
Eight of the top 10 players of the Order of Merit have also confirmed their participation in the event.
This tournament will be the last opportunity for players to qualify for the West Africa Golf Tour Championship to be staged in December in Owerri.