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Lagos City Marathon opens accreditation for media

13 January 2016, 19:02

Lagos - The process of accreditation for media practitioners hoping to cover the Lagos City Marathon has now been opened by the organizing committee.

Head of Media for the race, Olukayode Thomas stated that forms for the media will be available for collection at the Marathon Office at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere from Thursday, January 14th even as he added that collected forms expected to be properly filled should be returned before 28th January.

Also read: Confederation of African Athletics back Lagos City Marathon

“Yes, the process for media accreditation has started, interested journalists can now pick up the forms at the Marathon Office to fill and submit promptly, the media have been an important part of this project and we hope to continue our smooth relationship,” Thomas stated.

With as much as 20,000 athletes expected across the world, Thomas said the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon should match other City marathons which has been a veritable way of projecting the hosting cities.

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