Ex-Shooting Stars’ Captain, Ogbein Fawole, is Dead

Ex- Shooting Stars of Ibadan captain, Ogbein Fawole, is dead!  He was 58 years old.

Fawole died on Monday afternoon at his Lagos residence, according a post by former NUJ President Lanre Ogundipe on his Facebook page.

His immediate younger brother Harry Ogbein disclosed that Fawole died of sudden cardiac arrest. His corpse has been deposited at the morgue of a hospital in Lagos.

He is survived by a wife, four kids and siblings.

Ogbein Fawole was the captain of I.I.C.C. Shooting Stars, now 3SC, during the ill-fated final of the African Champions Cup in 1984 when Zamalek won in Lagos.


3SC has been having a difficult time at present.



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