GOtv boxing night 6th edition holds on Good Friday
By; Ayo Ojedokun, Lagos.
All is set for the sixth edition of GOtv boxing night which is expected to hold on 25 March of Good Friday.
This was disclosed in Lagos by Jenkins Alumona, Managing Director, Flykite Sports, promoters of the event.
According to him, the forthcoming edition is scheduled to provide top class boxing entertainment during the Easter celebrations, an occasion for the family.
“We have taken into consideration the fact that Easter is about the family, and families require entertainment during the celebrations. We assure boxing fans of top class entertainment, which has been the tradition of GOtv Boxing Night,” he said.
While the fight line-up has not been released, Alumona said boxers to be selected will be the best available.
“We are widening our search for talents. Many amateur boxers are ready to turn professional. We will look at the most promising. The selection process will be rigorous. It is the least we can do,” he explained.
Sponsored by GOtv, the event is supported by MultiChoice, SuperSport, Complete Sport, Brilla FM, Bond FM, KSquare Security, Newsbreak.ng and Paragonis Multimedia Limited.
The last edition, which took place on 26 December, 2015 saw Uganda’s Edward Kakembo defeating Nigeria’s Waidi ‘Skoro’