Sports journalist, Akinloye Oyebanji, dies at 62

Nigerian veteran sports journalist and retired Director of Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Akinloye Oyebanji, has died at the age of 62

His family confirmed to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Akinloye Oyebanji passed on at National Hospital, Abuja, on Saturday morning after a long battle with heart failure.

It was reported that Akinloye Oyebanji had been ill for almost four months and the family had spent millions of naira to save his life without any improvement.

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