NOC Ex-scribe, Oladapo, Joins IOC Commission

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To become the second Nigerian in the International Olympic Committee (IOC),
Former Secretary-General, Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Olabanji Oladapo, has been appointed into the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Communications Commission.
Oladapo becomes the second Nigerian on the IOC He is joining NOC President, Habu Gumel, who is the only Nigerian Ambassador to IOC and member of Commission.
In a letter signed by IOC President, Thomas Bach and dated May 26, 2015, Oladapo’s appointment was based on his enormous contributions to sports in Nigeria, Africa and the World.
“Following the unanimous approval of Olympic Agenda 2020 during the 127th IOC Session in Monaco, and as per recommendation 40, I have reviewed, in consultation with the IOC Executive Board, the scope and composition of the IOC commissions, to align them with Olympic Agenda 2020. It is with great pleasure that I appoint you as a Member of the Communications Commission,” Bach said.

The erstwhile NOC scribe is a current board member of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) as well as the Vice President, Africa Table Tennis Federation (ATTF).

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