Foremost Lagos-based electronic games association, League of Extraordinary Gamers Ltd in a joint effort with TECNO Mobile held the first PUBG gaming event in Nigeria at the Mike Adenuga Centre, Ikoyi Lagos. The event which took place on the 28th of November, 2020 was committed to advance E-sport and computerized culture in Nigeria.
Talking at the occasion Honorable Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare gave the official government gesture to esports, by announcing it a public game and recognizing its latent capacity and spot among Nigeria’s childhood just as the likely certain effect on the Nigerian economy all in all.
42 groups enlisted for LECO qualifiers which saw the last eight groups that will unite at the Alliance Francaise – Mike Adenuga Center in Ikoyi. The eight groups represented eight unique urban areas in Lagos to see which one turns into the absolute first ‘Legend’ in Lagos.
About 35 TECNO smartphones powered by the MediaTek gaming chipsets were made available for the competition and all the matches were streamed live by the well-known PUBGM VIP caster, MrxFlip and was watched by many on YouTube.