Splash FM Ibadan has once again reiterated its commitment to driving the wheel of change for a better Nigeria, devoid of corruption and impunity.
The radio station who is a major financier of the annual 42 kilometers marathon race, said it will use this year’s event which has been slated for Sunday at the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium Ibadan, as test-run for international edition that would commence next year.
Head of planning and logistics for athletic event that entered its sixth edition, Adeshina Alawode said the organisers have perfected every plan to make the race an international one comes next year.
Chairman of the Ibadan based radio station, Splash 105.5FM, Chief Adebayo Akande who staked the two Million Naira as prize money for this year’s edition, also noted that his intention was to use the marathon as means of propagating the anti-corruption crusade and to spread the message to other aspects of life.
This year’s event is tagged ‘Racing for Good Governance, transparency and accountability’