A former secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation, Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi is dead.
Naija News understands that the football administrator passed on after failing to recover from an undisclosed illness.
Popular sport journalist, Colin Udoh, announced Ogunjobi’s demise on Monday morning.
Taking to his verified Twitter handle, Udoh said, “Sad sad news this morning. Former Shooting Stars captain and former NFA Secretary General Taiwo “Skippo” Ogunjobi has left us”
May his soul rest in peace, our thoughts and prayers are with his family.
— Mayaki Darlington (@El_147mayaki) February 11, 2019
Until his death, Ogunjobi was the chairman of Osun State Football Association.
The late soccer sage also served for immediate past Osun Governor Rauf Aregbesola as Special Assistant.