Executive Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, Dr. Kweku Adedayo
Tandoh has charged newly inaugurated Boards of 40 Sports Associations in
Lagos State to scout for more talents from the grassroots in order to
develop more sporting activities in the State.
who stated this while inaugurating the Board of Chairmen and Members of
the Sports Associations at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall
of Teslim Balogun, Surulere, added that the crop of people chosen to
serve in the various associations are people of proven integrity.
said “I am happy that even before being appointed, many of you have
been actively involved in the activities of these associations. This
shows the genuine passion that you all have for Sports and I believe
confidently that you will not fail in these duties”.
congratulating the new leadership of the Sports Associations, the Head
of Service (HOS), Mrs. Folashade Adesoye expressed optimism that the
team will take sports to a higher level in the State, noting that Lagos
has enormous potentials to ensure that Nigeria is once again
internationally recognised as a great sporting nation.
wish to congratulate the new leadership of the State Sports
Associations. I am very sure that the enormity of the responsibilities
you have accepted today as well as the very high expectation of
medal-hungry Lagosians are not just for you. However, I have been well
assured that you are all eminently qualified to discharge the duties and
responsibilities involved in this enormous task,” she declared.