It was a who is who for the meda and other relevant specialities at the Teslim Balogun Stadium when a seminar was held to held for the third edition of the Access Bank-Lagos City Marathon on Wednesday in Lagos.
From the General Manager of the event, Yusuf Alli, Lagos Sports Commission Chairman. Dr Kwekwu Tandoh, Tony Ubani, who represented the Sports Editors at the event there was general agreement that the event has come to stay and should be given the necessary hype
The event which holds this weekend in L:agos is expected to witness huge attendance, with 38 countries expected to compete for honours according to Alli. The media has also been given it checks ahead of the event and Tony Ubani Assured that the event will be a huge success from the media angle.
Media personnel, security agents and hospitality officials also spoke at the seminar that has been tagged an annual one that will herald the now annual Lagos City Marathon that already has a bronze medal bestowed on it the World Governing Athletics body, the IAAF.