Agbede born, international Althlete, Yusuff Alli heads Edo Sports commission

An Agbede born , Etsako West local government area in Edo north district of the state, Yusuff Alli has been appointed as chairman of  Edo state Sports Commission.

The appointment is subject to confirmation by the Edo state House of Assembly.
 Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki  approved the composition of the Board of the  Sports Commission in a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie,.

According to the statement  said the nominees for the board’s chairman and members had been forwarded to the Edo State House of Assembly for confirmation.
The names of the member-nominees are Frank Ilaboya, Mrs. Anehita Emeya, Osayaba Osareren, Dr. Emmanuel Igbinosa, Asue Ighodalo and Uyi Akpata.
‘Skippo’ as he is fondly referred to is arguably the greatest long jumper Nigeria has ever produced. 
 He is a  three-time Olympian and  best known for his gold medal at the 1990 Commonwealth Games.

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