The First Lady of Akwa Ibom State, Mrs. Martha Emmanuel yesterday flagged off the 2018 Nigerian Ladies Open Golf Championship at the Ibom Le Meridien Hotel and Golf Resort by performing the tee-off.

The Championship, according to the President of the Nigerian Ladies Golf Association, Mrs Ekanem Ekwueme, is the first of its kind in Uyo and will be featuring 12 African countries.

The 3-Day event commenced yesterday 22nd of November and will end on Saturday 24th of November, 2018.