It was on January 1, 2018 that it was announced that Chess Heights Events would be in 5 regions of Nigeria but it was not until March 3 that the north central held the event in Zalika Gardens, Abuja. Twenty six players were in attendance the most famous of whom were FM Fawole Yemi, Oluwadara Adegbayi, Adegbie Adesoji, Femi Iyanda, Samuel Ojikutu and Ogbor Offoboche. Hazel Iwendi and Lois Queen Fawole where the queens in the pack.
You can find more details of the pairing and result of the event by clicking here
The event was won by FM Fawole John Oyeyemi with a score of 5.5 out of 6.
Here is the final standing.
Final Ranking after 6 Rounds
|1||1||FM||FAWOLE JOHN OYEYEMI||5,5|
|6||20||ORESANWO OLAIDE OLUGBENGA||4,0|
|10||4||ADEGBIE ADESOJI ANTHONY||3,5|
|23||18||OGUNLEYE OLUWALEKE MOSES||1,0|
|24||9||FAWOLE QUEEN LOIS||1,0|
|25||8||FAWOLE IBUKUN JAMES||1,0|
|26||7||FAWOLE DAVID OLUWASEYI||1,0|