Iyiola Sefiu Babatunde

FutballNaija spotlights Osun’s Senior Special Adviser on Culture and Sport Iyiola Sefiu Babatunde “Shef”

In the vibrant tapestry of Osun State’s sports landscape, one figure stands out as a beacon of passion, dedication, and unwavering support for athletics – Iyiola Sefiu Babatunde, also known as “Shef.” Currently serving as the Senior Special Adviser to the Osun State Government on Culture and Sport, Shef’s journey through the sports industry spans…

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Popoola Babatunde Afolayan: The Sporting Luminary Appointed to Lead Committee for Osun Sports Revival

Popoola Babatunde Afolayan, porularly known as “Popson,” is a distinguished sports administrator who hails from Osun State. With a career spanning decades, Popoola has played a pivotal role in the world of sports, earning accolades and recognition for his exemplary contributions. Biographical Details: Full Name: Popoola Babatunde AfolayanNickname: PopsonPlace of Birth: Oke – Ila, Osun…

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SPORTS COMMISSION: Osun State Governor Inaugurates Committee to Revive Sports

The Governor of Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has officially inaugurated a 9-member committee tasked with assisting in the planning and implementation of a sports commission. The committee’s assigned tasks encompass the following: crafting a comprehensive sports policy for Osun State to reestablish its position in the national arena; formulating a legal framework for the…

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Prince Kola Adewusi Osun State Commissioner of Sports

Appointment of Prince Kola Adewusi as Osun State Commissioner of Sports to Tackle Corruption

Introduction In a move reminiscent of former Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to personally oversee the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun State has appointed his deputy, Prince Kola Adewusi, as the commissioner of sports. This decision aims to tackle the pervasive corruption and shady dealings that have plagued the sports sector…

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