Nigeria Police grants request for Okpekpe Race Security Coverage.
Written by News Room on May 7, 2022
Organisers of the historic 8th Okpekpe international 10 kilometer road race have been assured of adequate security coverage for the World Athletics Elite Label race scheduled to hold in Okpekpe, Edo state on Saturday May 28, 2022.
Race director Zack Amodu, reveals that the Nigeria Police has granted request by Pamodzi Sports Marketing, organisers of the race designated, through its label status as one of the leading road races around the world for a total security coverage of the event.
The Nigeria Police conveyed its approval via a letter dated March 24, 2022 and signed by the principal staff officer to the Inspector general of Police CP Idowu Owohunwa.
Amodu is confident of another hitch-free event on May 28, assuring that Pamodzi Sports Marketing, Edo state government and the AFN have the capacity and experience to ensure everything goes well on race day.