SMOKIN HILLS GOLF CLUB
Smokin Hills located on the outskirt of the quiet town of Ilara Mokin, 15 minutes drive from Akure the capital city of Ondo state.
The resort has a golf course of 140 acres carved out of surrounding jungle and rolling hills which emit smoke early in the morning and also at dawn to derive the name of the resort. It is the leading endurance private golf course in Nigeria with standard facilities which includes a practice area, driving range and a Par 3 course for beginners.
This 18 hole fully matured golf course was built to the latest PGA standards. It is presently the biggest in Nigeria and proudly one of the most challenging in Africa. It was opened for play in 2012.
The fledgling golf club built by the Chairman of Toyota Nigeria Limited, Chief Ade Ojo, has as one of its aims, to mould future stars from the course.
Ojo himself has said that the golf club was on course to being the number one golf club in Africa in a few years…read more
ELIZADE University is a private University situated in llara-Mokin, Ondo State, Nigeria. The University aims to be an institution with the best traditions in the production of self-reliant, ethics-conscious, globally competitive graduates imbued with requisite skills, competencies and ability to be key players in the nation’s quest for socio-economic and technological development. The University’s learning environment comprises state-of-the art structures and infrastructural facilities, as well as teaching equipment that rank at par with those in educational institutions in developed countries…read more