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The Raia Rooks Chess Club (RRCC) Holds 2020 (Season 2) Olojo Festival RAPID Chess Tournament

By Kayode Olawuni The Olojo Festival Chess Tournament hosted by Raia Rooks Corner Limited is an annual sporting event held simultaneously with the World famous Olojo Festival celebrated in the ancient metropolitan city of Ile-Ife, Osun State, South-West Nigeria.  The Tournament offers local chess lovers as well as visitors to 'the source' during this important traditional festival an opportunity to not only reawaken their recreational spirit but also to further explore the social and local sport tourism attractions in the ancient city of Ife, the cradle of the Yoruba race. According to the local organizing committee, this year's edition of the tournament will be held between 24th and 25th of September which shall be in line with the Covid-19 guidelines and it promises to be more funfilled with lots of prizes to be won. The event will hold at Iyeru Ideal Hall & Suites, Parakin, Ile-Ife, Osun State. For Sponsorships and Registration, Please Call RRCC: 08108514700 Emai