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The Pre-season tournament, according to the Lagos State Football Association, Chairman, Barrister Seyi Akunwunmi, is organised to get the Lagos teams ready ahead of the commencement of the Nigeria National League (NNL) and also ensure some of the teams gain promotion into the Premier League.

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who was represented by the Commissioner for Finance, Rabiu Olowo, at the opening ceremony of the two-day meeting, said Lagos remains the largest contributor to national non-oil revenues, by way of corporate income taxes, VAT, customs duties, and port charges, among others.

The sponsor of the talents hunt and undefeated boxing champion, Gifted Cole, who arrived in Nigeria on Sunday, said; “I am eager to see Nigerians dominate boxing and after what we saw during the 4th edition where a dumb and deaf boxer, Segun thrilled fans.