By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
Osun State Governor, Mr. Gboyega Oyetola has appointed Osun United Vice President, Vincent Akinbami as the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Sports Development.
The appointment, which takes effect from Monday, May 3, 2021 is in line with the commitment of the Oyetola-led administration to further reposition Osun Sports and ensure proper management and supervision of the sector to bring about expected development and progress.
According to the Media Officer of Osun United, Tajudeen Amodu, the New SSA, hails from Ifetedo in Ife South Local Government area of the State.
He is a Football Administrator and Chartered Accountant who was born and raised in Kaduna.
Before his appointment as Chief Ademola Adesina’s Vice, Akinbami was a Sports Presenter on AIT/Raypower Kaduna, a Correspondent of Soccer Stars Newspaper as well as a former Media Officer of Ranchers Bees Football Club of Kaduna.
He holds B.A (Ed) Economics from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and also attended University of Calabar for his PGD. As an Associate Member of Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN), Akinbami had worked with several firms as a broker, insurance expert, auditor and many more.
He is happily married with children.