In a resounding affirmation of their dedication to the development of Nigerian sports, BetKing, a prominent sports betting company, has renewed its partnership with Ikorodu City FC. The Lagos-based football club, incorporated in 2007, competes in the second division of the Nigeria National League (NNL).
The collaboration began in 2023 when BetKing became the official shirt sponsor for Ikorodu City FC. Now, with the partnership extended into 2024, the sports betting company solidifies its commitment to fostering growth within the Nigerian football landscape.
Gossy Ukanwoke, Managing Director, BetKing Nigeria, expressed the significance of this sustained collaboration. “It’s a momentous occasion for BetKing as we continue our journey of supporting developmental sports in Nigeria. Our renewed partnership with Ikorodu City FC, a team entrenched in the fabric of Lagos football, underscores our commitment to elevating the standard of football sponsorship for local teams in Nigeria.”
Highlighting BetKing’s commitment to community development and football infrastructure, Ukanwoke revealed an ambitious project, “In addition to renewing our partnership with Ikorodu City FC, we are excited to announce that BetKing is actively involved in the construction of a state-of-the-art sports facility in Ifako Ijaiye, in Lagos State. This project aims to further enhance the football landscape in Nigeria and provide a world-class facility for players and fans alike.” He added.
Also speaking on the partnership, Vice President, of Ikorodu City FC, Sanmi Doherty said: “I want to sincerely thank BetKing for partnering with us. What BetKing has done is laudable, and we hope other organizations take a cue from them. This partnership will not only contribute to sports talent development but also open doors for national exposure. As you invest and build confidence in us, we will be as transparent and honest as possible. The investment will boost our football club and contribute massively to the country’s football economy. We are pleased with this partnership, and we are looking forward to its continuity.”
With the renewal of this partnership, BetKing and Ikorodu City FC embark on a new season of shared goals, triumphs, and the continued advancement of football in Nigeria.

About BetKing
BetKing is a leading sports betting and entertainment company that provides online services in Nigeria. The company offers a diverse range of services, including sports betting on various sports such as football, hockey, cricket, tennis, basketball, and more. Additionally, BetKing provides cutting-edge virtual games, including the exclusive Kings’ League and Colour-Colour.
Beyond its online offerings, BetKing extends agency opportunities, allowing individuals to become KingMakers by signing up to deliver offline betting services to customers. Positioned as a KingMakers company, BetKing emerged through a strategic evolution, driven by the commitment to deliver enhanced value to its customers.