By Akeem Busari
Encomiums have continued to pour in for the President and Founder of Owu SportsWear Company, Barrister Tunji Brown, from the Nigerian sports community as he celebrated his birthday yesterday, 21st June.
Leading the impressive list was Nigeria’s Pillar Of Sports, Chief Donatus Agu- Ejidike.
In a statement made available to the press, Ejidike, who is also the chairman of Anambra State Karate Association, congratulated Brown who he described as a patriotic and zealous sports entrepreneur.
” Today, I join the sports community in celebrating a young, patriotic and zealous Nigerian sports entrepreneur, as he adds another year to his life,” Ejidike stated.
” And on behalf of myself and the entire sports community, I pray that God continue to guard and bless him an his endeavours” the renowned sports philanthropist added.
Also, the general manager of Ekiti based nationwide league side, Phoenix Athletics Sports Club, Bayo Olanlege, while congratulating Tunji Brown on his birthday, was quick to rate him as one of the most important stakeholders in the Nigerian sports community.
” As we celebrate this important entrepreneur and stakeholder in Nigerian sports, I wish ‘Baba Owu’ many more happy and glorious years ahead in his endeavours and to the glory of God,” Olanlege enthused.
The President of Lagos based NLO side Freestan football club, Prince Efemena Elutabe, prayed that God should continue to protect and bless the celebrator.
” We are proud and happy to celebrate him on his birthday. We pray that God continue to bless him in wisdom, good health and prosperity to the benefit of Nigerian sports,” Elutabe prayed.
Nigeria’s foremost indigenous sports wear company, Owu presently kits over 16 top Nigerian clubsides including, 3SC, Lobi Stars, Abia Warriors, Sunshine Stars, Phoenix fc, MFM, Rivers United, amongst others.