Dino Sporting Club CEO, Samuel Columbus Omomafe has received an award of excellence from the Ogun State Football Association.
According to the OGSFA led by board member of Nigeria Football Federation, Alhaji Ganiyu Majekodunmi, the recognition is as a result of the Dino SC boss immense contributions to the development football in the state and country at large.
The recognition came few days after he was appointed as the Deputy Director of Sports and Social Development by the Nigeria Youth Congress.
According to his letter of appointment signed by the President of the Nigeria Youth Congress, Blessing Akinlosotu, state :
“Sequel to the ongoing re-organization and restructuring of the Nigerian Youth Congress in conformity with modern-day reality, global best practices and in consonance with the NYC”,
“Constitution, the President has approved your appointment as the Deputy Director, “
“Directorate of Sports and Social Development for effective running and administration of the Congress in Nigeria. You are to ensure you act within the provisions of the bylaws of NYC and the operational”.
In his reaction, Columbus who is the CEO of amateur side Dino Sporting Club, said :
“I’m really happy and honored to receive these recognitions from Ogun FA and Nigeria Youth Congress,
“Sometimes I’m a bit shy, but I’m really happy to be recognized for my qouta to the growth of Nigerian youths and society at large,
“The recognitions mean I’m on the right track, and must be do something right, but I can assure you, I’m not done yet, I’m inspired to give more to Sports and the community as whole.” He said.
Mr Omomafe, a seasoned grassroot football administration is known for his dedication and passion sports and community development.
He has positively affected the lives of young Nigerians which constitute the largest percentage of Nigeria’s population and contribute to Community Development and Nation Building in the spirit of Volunteerism.
Columbus has also helped young Nigerians fulfilled their dream of becoming a professional football player through his various grassroot football competitions, with international scouts in attendance.
He currently presides over Dino Sporting Club, one of the fastest rising football clubs in Nigeria, and the current Creative Championship League Cup holders.
The Club is also rated as the 2nd best in the Creative Championship League, behind Beyond Limits.