Lagos - Barely 72 hours to the close of registration for the
Lagos City Marathon, popular Nigerian artiste Keshinro Ololade a.k.a Lil Kesh
has joined the long list of celebrities to sign on for the race that hold on Saturday.
Lil Kesh was at the Lagos Marathon Office on Monday where he
was received by The Senior Special Assistant on Sports to Lagos State Governor,
The Efe Joku’ crooner
while completing his registration formalities said he was quite excited
with the Lagos State Government and all their partners for giving the youth
platforms to exhibit themselves and be of good use to themselves by extension.
“I think it’s is a very good concept, the Lagos state
government have really been doing much more in recent times in the area of
entertainment and now sports and that is cool,” he said.
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The YBNL hit maker who boasted that he is already counting
down to Race Day to show he can do more than just singing also advised all a sundry especially the
youth to seize the opportunity that has been given to them with both hands.
“I will advise them (youth) to make the best use of
opportunities like this, I understand a lot of international athletes are
coming in so they can learn one or two things from them,” Lil Kesh stated.
Before now, top artistes like Olamide, Patoranking, Sound
Sultan and a host of others have all signed on for the Access Bank Lagos City
The inaugural edition of the Marathon is looking good as
close to one hundred and fifty local and international elite runners have
signed on for the race.
Already, over twenty thousand runners have submitted their
entry forms, while half of that number has collected their running numbers,
race day information and other materials.For
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