The apex female football club in Ondo State, Sunshine Queens today honored the wife of Ondo State Governor, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu as the club’s Grand Matron with a special Jersey number 2 .
While decorating the Governor’s wife, the permanent secretary ministry of sports said the honour is in recognition of Mrs Akeredolu’s support and commitment to sports development in this short time in office and encouraged her to keep supporting sporting activities in the state.
He further revealed that sports has engaged a good number of youth in the state who otherwise would have been miscreants indulging in social vices in the state.
In his speech, the secretary Ondo state football Association Mr Folayemi J.A. said the club has brought several honors and laurels to the state which includes Golden trophy 2015 and Silver trophy 2009 and 2014 in the female federation cup finals, and has a good number of the team members playing in the national team.
Mrs Akeredolu who was excited and elated to be the grand matron of the club reassured them of unwavering support and attention sports will get under this sport-loving administration.