The Ekiti State House of Assembly (EkHA) Chairman, House Committee on Youth and Sports , Hon.Joseph Olatunji has applauded the appointment of Mrs Olusola Osetoba as Acting Chairman, Ekiti State Sports Council.
Mrs. Osetoba, who hailed from Emure Ekiti was appointed by Governor Kayode Fayemi in acting capacity pending till her confirmation by the Assembly.
Hon. Olatunji in a statement signed by him in Ado Ekiti commended that the state governor had made the right choice with the appointment, saying that Mrs Osetoba has exhibited rare passion for sports especially at the grassroots.
The legislator who promised his committee’s support for the sports council board notes that the appointment of a female sports administrator was a clear signal that the governor was gender friendly.
He urged all sports stakeholders especially officials of the sports council to accord the acting sports council boss every necessary support for her to succeed in her new position.
The new acting sports council chairman was also advised to be firm and avoid all forms of sycophancy.