Lagos is home to inaugural SportImpact Africa conference




Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial nerve centre becomes the epicenter of the continent’s sports business as a community of sports professionals meet in what promises to shape the future of the sports industry.

It is the first sports conference in recent times with the theme: “Unlocking Nigeria’s Sports Industry Value Chain and Youth Development Potentials.”

The two-day conference brings together the Wh0-Is-Who in the sports industry with opportunities for attendees to network in a convivial atmosphere.

Sports Media Consultant and Convener of SportImpact Africa, Deji Omotoyinbo said: “Sport Impact Africa is to look at sectorial challenges and also look at opportunities we are not considering.”

Chairman of the Lagos State Sports Commission, Sola Aiyepeku, will deliver the keynote address at the conference.

Other speakers include: MD, Complete Communications, Dr. Mumini Alao, MD, Brila Group, Dr. Larry Izamoje, Remi Ogunpitan, IBST Media, Account Director, APO Group, Emeka Enyadike and former Nigeria national team captain, Chief Segun Odegbami.

Leading sports business publication, Sports Business + Brands Magazine is one of the partners.

Others include, AFROSPORT TV, Lagos Business School, Africa Sports Tourism Week, HiFL, LaLiga, Brila, BUSINESS DAY and Complete Sports.

Sports Business + Brands Magazine will be one of the exhibitors at the conference.

It promises to be an event to remember and interested participants yet to register can complete registration at


About Ojeikere Aikhoje

Check Also

LALIGA: Using unique LALIGA ExtraTime to showcase pioneering trends in football

LALIGA, a global leader in the sports industry and pioneer of the biggest football ecosystem …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *