Olukoya Wins Ikoyi Club End of Year Kitty


A special kitty put in place to mark the end of the year at the golf section of Ikoyi Club 1938, ended on Wednesday with Remi Olukoya emerging the winner .

To come tops in the competition, Olukoya netted a score of 69, leaving Jacob Erhabor with a net score of 70 in the second position.

Happy at his victory, Olukoya, who is also the Chief Executive Officer of Falcon Golf Development Company, said wining the special kitty is a good way to end the year.

 “I am happy emerging the winner. I played really well and hope to take that consistency and victory to the New Year”, the elated Olukoya said.

His victory also bestowed on him and the runner up; Erhabor the task of organising the next edition of the end of the year kitty in 2017.

While Olukoya smiled away with his winning trophy, others who won also had trophies to show for their effort.

They include Barin Epega who came third in the net category for men, Abiodun Savage duck in the fourth position while a former captain at the section Ayinde Sanni finished in the fifth position.

Tim Ayomike with a gross score of 76 won in the gross category, while visiting Chris Obije came second. Dapo Akande came third in the gross category for men.

Other winners are Ifeayinwa Onukwuba, Kike Familoni and Edna Anukwuem who won in the ladies net category.  

Rita Okafor won in the gross category for women.

Diana Osmond and Ogbemi Omatete are other winner in the 18-holescompetition.  

The end of the year kitty was organized by Ede and Akeem Lawal.

140 players took part in the kitty.