The synergy between GB Foods and Lagos Country Club was further deepened recently as the 2023 GB Foods Lagos Country Club Tennis Championship was held.A record 93 participants took part in the tournament which lasted 13 days with eight categories contested for.While reaffirming GB Foods commitment to the nutritional wellbeing of Nigerians, GB Foods Brand Manager Bama Mayonnaise Bright Mgbemele said the Lagos Country Club as a leading family recreational club in Nigeria connects with the values of GB Foods in promoting love and friendship among families.“For us, it’s beyond partnership; its beyond marketing but a commitment at overall wellbeing of Nigerians at large, ”Mgbemele said. Marketing Manager of GB Foods, Foluke Femi-Sanda said the company is delighted to be promoting family union and friendship alongside a reputable brand as the Lagos Country Club.GB Foods are the makers of Bama Mayonnaise, Gino Tomato paste, Jumbo seasoning cubes and other food products. In demonstrating their renewed commitment, the company gave prizes to participants from the quarterfinalists of each category.
Tennis Section Chairman Babatunde Fashanu (SAN) commended GB Foods for sustaining their sponsorship, pointing out that an improved sponsorship reflects their true commitment to the programme.“Their commitment to promote friendship and unite families through recreation can never be doubted with their improved support.“The more they are sponsoring us, the more they are getting better.”Section Captain, Omon Ehighebolo said Lagos Country Club as the epicenter of family recreation activities in Nigeria would continue to promote peace, friendship and also unite families.The category winners are Capt. Ndubuisi Ekwempu (Men’s A), Gbonju Akingbade (Men’s B) Ayo Odiah (Women’s Singles), Victor Ogbeide (Veterans’ Singles), Innocent Abu (Super Veterans), Akin Osiyemii / Joki Ugwuh (Men’s Doubles), Babatunde Fashanu/ Peter Mgbeahuru (Veterans Doubles), Bola Fatona/ Ayo Odiah (Women’s Doubles).