In a bid to enhance football development in Ikere community, the former deputy governor of Ekiti State, Prof. Kolapo Olusola sponsored Ikere U-15 football team ahead of a big football competition knocking tagged Prof. Akin Oyebode Cup.
The former deputy governor donated the materials needed for the participation of Ikere Local Football Council in the forthcoming competition through her chairman Mr. Adeolu Oyebode yesterday at his resident.
Prof. Kolapo made it known in his statement that is ready to sponsor the shortlisted prospective football Referee in Training in Ikere community which organised by the State Football Association.
He also gave out gifts to the three best legs players during the just concluded maiden edition of Oba Ademola Ajakaiye Memorial U-13 Football Competition and charged them up to always learn how to the best in football choosing career.
I will love to meet with the State Football Association and the parents of the kids in a tripartite meeting to discuss more on how football can be use as tool to cater for the responsibilities of the kids in Ekiti State, Prof. Kolapo Eleka said.
The chairman Ikere Local Football Council, Mr. Adeolu Oyebode appreciated the former deputy governor and promised to deliver the best in making Ikere community proud in the forthcoming U-15 competition, and solicited for the support of more sponsors as to develop Ikere football.