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Nigeria Basketball Federation Dedicates Victories Against US, Argentina To Sound Sultan

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Nigeria Basketball Federation Dedicates Victories Against US, Argentina To Sound Sultan
Sound Sultan

Ganiyat Ganiyu

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has dedicated victories against the United States and Argentina to the late Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Fasasi better known as Sound Sultan.

Sound Sultan who was a basketball enthusiast died of throat cancer on Sunday at the age of 44.

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The Nigeria Basketball Federation in a tweet said, ”You saw this day coming when Nigeria would become a dominant force in global basketball. Ironically, the day we won against @usabasketball, was when you gave up the ghost.”

Sound Sultan played basketball while in school and in 2015, he acquired a stake in the Lagos Islanders, a Lagos-based basketball club founded in 1984.

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