By Michael Ofulue, Osogbo
The Osun State Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun State has presented two new buses to the two state-owned football clubs, Osun United and Osun Babes.
The governor promised to turn around the sporting sector in the state, indicating his administration’s readiness to give the needed support to restore the lost glory of the state in the sporting sector.
Adeleke said his administration would ensure that players are motivated to bring laurels for the state.
“I am a footballer, I played for my school, Ede Muslim Grammar School; I played number 7. Segun Odegbami was my role model then,” the Governor said.
He explained that he was surprised when he heard of the poor state of the sporting teams, noting that he is passionately prepared to fully equip the sporting teams for better performances.
Adeleke assured the players of the state-owned football clubs that his administration will make them happy to deliver expectations, maintaining that his government’s commitment to sport development remains a priority
“Our administration will make you happy, so that you can keep moving forward. Sport is a big part of our plans. Our sport agenda will soon be fully unfolded,” he stressed.
“Sports will make Osun more popular. By the time the many incentives of our government materializes, you will be happy to play. Sports will become a major strength of our state.
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