The Minister of Youth and Sports activities Growth, Sunday Dare has come to the rescue of former Tremendous Eagles defender Yisa Sofoluwe, who has been identified with a mind illness.
In response to the Media Group of Dare, the Minister despatched some cash to a different former worldwide to help the ace defender’s medical invoice.
As well as, the Minister promised to talk with a State Governor to decide on the medical invoice for the surgical procedure.
The Minister’s response comes on the attraction of former Worldwide Waidi Akanni for public-minded Nigerians to come back to assistance from the previous participant.
Sofoluwe, nicknamed “Dean of Protection” by legendary radio commentator Ernest Okonkwo for his defensive means gained 40 caps for the Tremendous Eagles and scored a aim.
He held the suitable defensive place between 1983 and 1988, enjoying within the 1984 and 1988 African Nations Cups.
He additionally performed for the late Abiola Babes of Abeokuta, IICC of Ibadan and Gateway soccer Membership of Abeokuta.
Sofoluwe is at present within the ICU at LUTH awaiting undergoes for Mind Surgical procedure.