By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu
Abuja (Precise Post) – The Chief Executive Officer of Nilayo Sports Management Limited, Hon. Bukola Olopade has congratulated Chief Tonobok Okowa on his emergence as the President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN).
Hon. Olopade noted that Chief Okowa’s emergence is capable of further strengthening and taking Athletics in Nigeria to a greater height and expressed optimism that his reign as the AFN head will be extremely fruitful.
The former Commissioner for sports in Ogun State whose Marketing company, Nilayo Sports Management Limited has its stronghold in Athletics revealed that Nilayo Sports Management Limited is looking forward to a continious synergy with the AFN particularly at a time that the maiden edition of the Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon is approaching.
“On behalf of everyone at Nilayo Sports Management Limited, I say Congratulations to Chief Tonobok Okowa, we are quite excited about his triumph, his rich CV gives us a confidence that Athletics will continue to be on the rise in Nigeria”.
“Athletics is our first love at Nilayo Sports so we are elated that a capable, intelligent and influential administrator has emerged”.
Hon. Olopade assured the new AFN boss of the unflinching support of Nilayo Sports and stressed that he’s already looking forward to an envisaged working relationship.
Nilayo Sports Management Limited are the right owners of the prestigious Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, the IAU African Championship, and the great Abeokuta 10km race among other notable sporting events in the country.