The immediate past chairman of the Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, Alhaji Gbolagade Busari is dead.
The journalist cum football administrator was said to have given up the ghost early this morning at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan.
Details of the cause of his death however remain sketchy as at the time of going to press.
Chairman, Sports Writers Association of Nigeria(SWAN) Oyo State chapter, Comrade Adeniyi Alebiosu, confirmed the death of the deceased.
Alebiosu said, “It is sad and painful to announce the death of former Executive Chairman, Shooting Stars Sports Club, Gbolagade Busari.
“He died early this morning at UCH, and will be buried today, according to Muslim rites.
Busso, as the late 3SC boss was well known, was for years a practicing Journalist, having worked with notable media houses like the defunct Sketch newspapers.
He was one time a Special Assistant to the late Senator Abiola Ajimobi when the latter was in office as the governor of Oyo State.
Busso was later appointed the Executive chairman of 3SC by the late governor Ajimobi, a position he held until 2019.