Oyo State Government has inaugurated 2020 Oyo State Governors’ Football Cup Competition Committee.
The committee is saddled with the responsibility of organizing befitting football competition across secondary schools in the state.
Inaugurating the committee, the Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Mr. Seun Fakorede said the state government decided to revive the games to harness the sports potential among youths.
Mr. Fakorede expressed the confidence that with the caliber of members of the committee, 2020 Oyo State Governor Cup would achieve its aim of discovering talents in the state.
Mr Fakorede also hinted that reviving the competition was parts of the state government’s promise to revitalize sports sector .
Head of the committee, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youths and Sports, Mr Oludele Oyadeyi said the competition was meant to bring back the glamour of sports in the state.
The last edition of the tournament was held seven years ago during Hon. Dapo Lam Adesina era as the commissioner for youth and sports development.