The Minister of Youth and Sports; Sunday Dare will on Sunday, April 10th, 2022 commission a new sports arena in his birthplace of Ogbomoso.
The launching ceremony which would be graced by prominent membera of the sporting world, including leaders of Oyo state’s sports journalists.
The DAD (Daniel Ayoola Dare) Foundation Sports Arena located at the California neighborhood, near Idi Oro Baptist Church is a unique project that the minister created and gifted to the community in order to boost youth engagement in sports.
Speaking in regards to the launching ofthe sports center, the Secretary of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, Mr Adewale Tijani, disclosed that the current Champions of the Oyo SWAN Football Competition; BCOS football team have gotten an invite.
The BCOS football squad, known as the Akede Bombers, is slated to face off against an Ogbomoso-selected side in an unique five-a-side football match, which has been planned to add to the enjoyment of the celebration.
The Akede Bombers’ invitation to the DAD Foundation Sports Arena’s commissioning is in fulfillment of the minister’s promise made last year while watching the final of the 2021 Oyo SWAN Football Competition.
Remember that during his speech at the competition’s conclusion in Ibadan, the minister pledged to invite the winners to the commissioning of his pet project in Ogbomoso.