Ahead of the forthcoming African Wrestling Championship Scheduled  to hold at Alfred Diete Spiff Sports Complex in Portharcourt from 7th February 2018, the local organising committee of the historic event held a press conference today Monday 22nd January 2018, at Ernest Ikoli press centre in Port Harcourt.

The conference had members of Sports Writers Association and other journalists in attendance, the conference also created the an avenue for the LOC to respond to questions from members of the press.
Members of the LOC further used press conference to inform members of the press on the level of preparation ahead of the February 7th date for the event.