Tagged: Commissioner for Youth and Sports


3SC Management Reads Riot Act to Technical Crew

  The Management of Shooting Stars Sports Club 93SC of Ibadan has given an ultimatum to the technical crew of the football team to immediately ensure the team is out of the relegation zone in the ongoing Nigerian Professional League or be ready to face sack. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email



The Oyo State Government in conjunction with Bank of Industry and CBN Entrepreneurship Development Centre is organizing an Entrepreneurship programme titled ” Oyo-Ajumose Business Leadership & Entrepreneurship (OYO-ABLE) Youth Scheme.   The purpose of this scheme is to initiate a process of acquiring Business Management Skills, Strategic Marketing Skills and Financial Management Skills needed for the survival and growth of small businesses. Our vision is to help Oyo State Youths build sustainable businesses which will contribute to Nigeria’s GDP and in turn boost the State’s economy.   The target is to train young entrepreneurs (between the Ages of 18 –...


Oyo commissioner begins overhaul of sports sector

NEWLY-appointed Commissioner for Youth and Sports in Oyo State, Mr Abayomi Oke, has expressed his readiness to commence what he described as total overhaul of the sports sector in the state, with a call to stakeholders to join in the quest. He made this known during his maiden press briefing in his office last weekend, saying things will no longer be done the old way, as he plans to return the state to where it rightfully belong in the world of sports. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

God’ll return Gov Ajimobi in 2015 —Arisekola-Alao’s son

God’ll return Gov Ajimobi in 2015 —Arisekola-Alao’s son

Oyo State Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Alhaji Farouk Arisekola-Alao, speaks with OLAWALE OLANIYAN on the implication of his father’s death for the state politics, his ambition, among other issues. Excerpts: Ever since you became the Commissioner for Youth and Sports in Oyo state, has the position changed you? I learnt a lot from my father. As much as he was the Aare Musulumi of Yorubaland, he was very simple. So, he instilled the virtue in me that whatever one is in life or the position one holds, the most important thing is the relationship one has with God. My...