Bestman Games, the exclusive distributor in Africa with the rights to produce ‘local’ editions of Monopoly, the world famous board game owned by Hasbro is pleased to announce the 1st Annual City of Lagos Edition Monopoly Tournament taking place on Friday, May 24th at the prominently featured cultural center, Terra Kulture.
The increasing success of the Fast Dealing Property Trading Game in Nigeria continues to receive resounding applause amongst enthusiasts. In light of its achievements since its launch by His Excellency, Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola in December 2012, Bestman Games, is organizing a one-day tournament between select schools in Lagos, Nigeria.
The City of Lagos Edition with the support of First Bank of Nigeria Plc, GTBank Plc, the Lagos State Government and Stanbic IBTC Pensions Managers Limited is using this novel tool to present some basic lessons in resource management by educating players – students especially, about the importance of financial literacy and the encouragement of personal financial responsibility from an early age.
The tournament will gather students, parents and interested audience at the TerraKulture, Victoria Island, Lagos on Friday 24th May, 2013; competing schools King’s College and Queen’s College will engage in a play session which will be moderated by a panel of judges including The Principal King’s College, Lagos, Mr. Dele Olapeju; The Principal, Queen’s College, Mrs. M.O.A. Ladipo and others.