Biography Of Fabio Olanipekun, Net Worth, Wife, Veteran Sports Journalist, Children, State, Hometown, Age, Sport Career, Date Of Birth and much extra.
Fabio Olanipekun Biography
He was born as Adesola Olanipekun, however was mentioned to have adopted the title Fabio from a novel he learn whereas he was a pupil on the Methodist Boys High School in Lagos.
Ogun State gubernatorial aspirant, Modele Sharafa-Yusuf, who labored intently with the deceased at Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), joined a number of others to extol his virtues and prayed for the repose of his soul.
Veteran sports journalist and broadcaster, Fabio Olanikpekun, Has Passed Away.
Fabio Olanipekun died on Sunday, 4 days after his eightieth birthday anniversary.
The distinguished and revered broadcaster breathed his final per week after one other iconic sports activities journalist, Sunny Emmanuel Ojeagbese, died within the United States of America.
Sharafa-Yusuf wrote her o Facebook web page: “I mourn the death of my former boss and mentor, the legendary Fabio Lanipekun.
“Fabio Olanipekun passed on today – 4 days after his 80th birthday.
“A cerebral, hard-working & no nonsense boss, Fabio encouraged my move from NTA Ibadan to the Headquarters (then in Lagos).
Fabio Olanipekun burnished my skills, taught me discipline & hardwork and gave us opportunities to shine – knowing as he did, that our light did not dim his own.
“I was with him on his 79th birthday – along with some of my former colleagues but missed his 80th as I was declaring my candidature on the same day.
“May God grant him sweet repose and bless his devoted wife & other family members.”
Fabio was a founding member of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) within the Nineteen Sixties.
His Wife’s name remains to be identified and reveled.
His Net Worth is on evaluation.