Boxers Excite Crowd at GOtv Boxing NextGen Search 3 in Ibadan
GOtv Boxing NextGen Search 3
The third edition of the GOtv Boxing NextGen Search 3 has started as it was officially opened on Friday, November 17, 2017, at the Wallan Hotel (formerly D Rovans Hotel) in Ibadan.
The official opening ceremony of the GOtv Boxing NextGen Search was done at a media briefing held also on Friday, 17th of November 2017 at the Gymnasium of the Wallan Hotel.
Present at the media briefing of of the GOtv Boxing NextGen Search 3 were Jennifer Ukoh, Public Relations Manager, GOtv; Jenkins Alumona, Chief Executive Officer, Flykite Productions and Remi Aboderin, Secretary General, Nigeria Boxing Board of Control.
Selectors and members of the audience at GOtv Boxing NextGen Search 3 were delighted by the display put up by young boxers who are participating in the programme.
The event, holding at Walan Hotel (formerly D’Rovans) in Ibadan, was formally declared open yesterday 20th of November, 2017.
GOtv Boxing NextGen Search 3, which has attracted about 300 boxers, said selectors had provided an indication that the future of Nigerian boxing is bright.
Among the selectors at the programme are Coaches Joe Mensah, Jerry Okorodudu and Obisia Nwakpa. They described the standard of boxing exhibited by the youngsters as impressive. Boxers from Jos, Plateau State are among those attending the event.