The first Professor of Sports in Africa, Professor Michael Ajisafe will on Thursday, 11th of July, be the guest on July 2019 edition of Oyo SWAN SEAT.
Professor Ajisafe, who is also the Vice Chancellor of Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, ABUAD, will deliver a lecture entitled “Sports: Tools for Youth Empowerment towards National development”.
According to a statement by the Acting Secretary of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN, Oyo State chapter, Olusegun Adesoji, the lecture will come up at Dapo Aderogba Hall of NUJ Press Center, Iyaganku, Ibadan at 11 o’clock in the morning.
The statement notes that Vice Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Professor Sulyman Abdulkareem is the Distinguished Guest of Honour, while Chairman, Ilaji Hotel and Sports Resorts, Engineer Dotun Sanusi, is the Chairman of the lecture while the host of the programme is the Oyo SWAN Chairman, Olaolu Fawole.
It also adds that stakeholders in the sports sector across Oyo State are expected to grace the occasion, which is part of ways to improve sports administration, promotion and development.