The immediate past chairman of Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, Hon. Gbolagade Busari is dead.
Busari died on Monday morning at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan.
The sports administrator, who nursed a complicated leg injury for some years was appointed by the late Governor Abiola Ajimobi as 3SC chairman in January 2017.
It was gathered that he would be buried later today.
While mourning Busari, the chairman, Sports Writers Association on Nigeria in Oyo State, Mr Niyi Alebiosu, said: “Sad and painful to announce d death of fmr Executive Chairman, Shooting Stars Sports Club,Gbolagade Busari.He died early this morning at UCH.Details later but he will be buried today according to muslim rites.”
Also, mourning the demise of his close friend, the Deputy Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Diran Odeyemi wrote on his Facebook page: “So sad, we lost him. He passed on early this morning. Will be buried later today. Further information will be made as soon as arrangements for his interment is released by the family. 😭😭😭😭. Let’s give him our last respect and remember the family in our prayers. Ojo a jina sira o. Amin.”