Okpekpe Road Race
‘Okpekpe road race privately run, not Edo government-owned’
Those were the words of Joseph Nwobike, SAN, Counsel to Okpekpe International 10km road race, while reacting to a publication on the issue. He stated that the publication tagged, ‘Athletes, officials fault Edo Government on Okpekpe road race,’ was not based on proper investigation.
Okpekpe road race organisers explain why Edo athletes were not paid prize money
A Shocking revelation emerged yesterday on why some Edo State athletes were left out on payment of cash prizes in the last edition of the money-spinning Okpekpe 10km road race.
AIPS courts Okpekpe Road Race
President of Association Internationale de la Presse Sportive (AIPS, Africa), Mitchel Obi, who is delighted the Okpekpe International 10km Road Race has been granted full membership of Association of International....
IAAF, AIMS approve May 13 for Okpekpe Road Race
Organ of the annual Okpekpe Road Race have revealed that the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races...