Hoodlums Attack Chairman Oyo State Sports Council, Ibadan
The chairman of the Oyo State Sports Council Ibadan, Honourable Gbenga Adewusi (Arole) was attacked at the Lekan Salami Sports complex Adamasingba by hoodlums shortly after the Match between the Shooting Stars football club and the Mountain of Fire (MFM) football club.
The Chairman was inflicted with injuries on his face and other parts of his body and was rushed to the hospital by the General Manager, Gboyega Makinde, and other officials of the council.
According to Adewusi, he was trying to prevent the hoodlums from attacking the 3sc Players in the dressing room when the hoodlums descended on him.
The attackers attempted to vandalize the stadium by throwing chairs and stones at the stadium while staff and officials of the sports council appealed to them to desist from the willful and malicious destruction of facilities at the stadium.
It was learnt that the hoodlums escaped before the intervention of the law enforcement agents.