Sir Lucky Omolua, a former member of the Professional Golfers Association of Nigeria has been named Board of Trustee member of the IBB International Golf and country Club in Abuja.
Omoluaan ardent member of the club is the Chairman of Pinnacle Communications Limited had been appointed by the federal government to the board in one of the appointment made recently.
Festus Makelemi, Present Director of the PGA says it is a welcome development and bodes well for the image of the association.
“There is no better endorsement than that for the PGA, for someone who has been our member to rise to such position in the game. We have a lot of honourable people in the PGA and Lucky I must say has distinguished himself”
Other golfers appointed into the Board of Trustee of the club are; former Health Minister, Dr Tim Menakaya and former Military Governor of Katsina State, Col John Yohana Madaki (rtd).
Meanwhile, Life President of the PGA, Gen Ibrahim Bata Harunawas also appointed as the new Chairman of the board of trustees. Haruna, he replaces Gen Domkat Bali (rtd)
The other members of the board include, Chief OlawaleKuye, Chief Philip Asiodu, King Alfred Diete Spiff, Senator John Shagaya, Brig Gen Mobolaji Johnson (rtd) and Ambassador BabaganaKingibe.
Their membership of the BoT reflects the country’s geo- political diversity and their contributions to the growth of the game.