The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has appointed ace sports journalist, Toyin Ibitoye, as his Special Assistant, Multimedia.
Ibitoye, a former media officer of the Super Eagles, is expected to bring his wealth of experience to bear on the job.
He is the Executive Producer of Sunrise Sports, a sports broadcast and marketing company based in Lagos, Nigeria. He is a very well-travelled sports broadcaster.
He was the press officer of Nigeria’s senior men’s football team, the Super Eagles from 2015 to 2020 and is currently a member of the Nigeria Football Federation media committee.
Apart from his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Ibadan, he also holds a FIFA/CIES Sports Management post graduate diploma from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) now NMU in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.