By Akeem Busari
Encomiums continue to pour in for Hon. Kunle Soname, President of Remo Stars football club as his celebrates his birthday Monday. And the latest body of stakeholders to join the fray are the Football Intermediaries Association of Nigeria (FIAN).
In the congratulatory message signed by its Public Relations Officer, Kelvin Irikefe, it expressed its gratitude to God for keeping Soname alive and healthy to witness another glorious year.
The statement read; ” On such a special day, we join millions of your admirers in Nigeria and around the world, to celebrate your philanthrophy and invaluable contributions to the development of Nigerian sports. We also commend you for your efforts in the socio-economic sectors that has harnessed and exposed the potentials of Nigerian youths through the various football programmes under your private and corporate sponsorships.”
” On behalf of FIAN Chairman, Ayodele Thomas, the executives and the entire membership of the body, I say a big congratulations to our brother and friend and a major stakeholder in the fortunes of Nigerian football and the footbalIers. FIAN, is particularly, grateful to God for making him add another year to his blessed life in the land of the living.
” Hon. Kunle Soname is a very successful businessman and a sportspreneur who has continued to impact on the lives of Nigerian youths and the soceity at large with his philanthrophic gestures and immense contributions to the development of Nigerian football,” the statement said.
” And we can only wish him many happy returns and hat tricks in his endeavours,” it added conclusively.