Through thick and thin, we comb the shores of Niger Delta just to bring you a sports personality. This week, in our search through the length and breadth of Port Harcourt, we caught an enterprising football talent in Obio/Akpor. Call him elder statesman of football.
He is vibrant, gentle, purposeful, God fearing, caring, charismatic, and diligent in approach to issues, a detribalized courageous man of noble repute. He is a true born leader of Obio/Akpor glory, a bonafide proud son of Rivers State from the noble local government of Obio/Akpor.
A well-bred gentleman of the family of Amaewhule, an exemplary leader of the people’s interest, hence he was unanimously elected chief. Sports loving people, he is the newly elected chairman of Obio/Akpor Allstars Football Club.
He has played for various football clubs with noble zeal, prominent among them is Young Lecturers Football of Rumuigbo, Shooting stars Ahoada and had always made his presence felt when he is in the pitch with other players.
For his keeping up to football even as he is a traditional ruler, and doing well like a new born player, esteemed sports loving people, join me to welcome Chief Rowland O. Amaewhule as this week’s Sports Personality of The Newswriter Sports Personality Column.
Sit back as we real out his datas as was given to us by Chief Rowland O. Amaewhule, himself.
Name: Chief Rowland O. Amaewhule
Home Town: Rumuomoi Village/Rumuigbo Clan
Designation: Member, Rumuigbo Council of Chiefs
Position: Chairman, Obio/Akpor Allstars FC
Favourite Sport: Football
Favourtite Jersey No: 11
Aspiration: To improve sports generally in the life of the youths.
Role Model: Cristiano Ronaldo
Turn On: Honesty/Sincerity
Turn Off: Ego
Clubs Played For: Young lecturer FC Rumuigbo, Shooting Stars Ahoada
Current Club: Obio/Akpor Allstars FC
Achievements: So numerous to mention.
GMS: 08052228654 or 080139759937
Waoh! For his love for football, he still mingles with footballers in respected order, discipline, a social personality whose love for football has brought out of him. For the confidence the entire Obio/Akpor Allastars have in him, he was warningly elected chairman of the club, He is a good player even as a chief and had contributed to the growth of football in the lives of many young footballers in Obio/Akpor. His contribution to the growth of football in Obio/Akpor cannot be over emphasized.
Therefore sports loving people, all hail the man with passion to effect those talents that believed in football, most especially the young footballers in Obio/Akpor.
As you steer the ship of Obi/Akpor Allstars football club, may we see your sterling leadership ability to a desired glory. ###