The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has revealed that his administration has invested in developing the sports infrastructure of the state to set a clear mandate and plan to ensure Lagos is the number one destination for all our sports teams.
Governor Sanwo-Olu said this in a series of tweets as he rejoiced that the Super Eagles will play their AFCON qualifier at our state soccer home ground, the Teslim Balogun Stadium, for the first time in 20 years.
The Governor tweeted, “I am excited as for the first time in 20 years, we witness the homecoming of our dear Super Eagles as they play their AFCON qualifier at our state soccer home ground, the Teslim Balogun Stadium. Sport is an important part of our THEMES agenda for Lagos.”
Governor Sanwo-Olu added, “We have invested in developing our sports infrastructure, setting forward a clear mandate, and plan to ensure Lagos is the number one destination for all our sports teams. We have supported the Super Eagles in their journey to this AFCON and I congratulate them on qualifying. As you watch the match in your homes or as a guest at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, please cheer on the #SuperEaglesHomecoming as we take sports in Lagos to the next level.”