By Mosunmola Ayobami, Kwara
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday dissolved the board of the state football club, Kwara United.
He has also approved the appointment of a new seven-member board, with Kunbi Titiloye from Kwara South Senatorial District as the Chairman and Hamidu Olowo (Kwara Central) as the secretary, according to a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr. Mamman Saba Jibril.
Other members are Bashir Badawi from Kwara South as the General Manager; Yahaya Jibril Usman (Kwara North) as Team Manager; AbdulKadir Mohammed Saheed (Kwara North) as Welfare Officer; Hamid Alege Olarewaju (Kwara Central) as member; and Ajadi Bamidele Ganiyu (Kwara South) as member.
“The appointment of the chairman and members is based on their good track records in football administration and passion for sports development,” the statement added.
It said the appointment takes immediate effect.