Ondo State Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Bamidele Ologunloluwa says Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu will soon host the Guinness World Record holder, Master Gbenga Ezekiel.
Ezekiel, a Senior Secondary School 1 (SSS1) student of Ijapo High School, Akure erased Rasel Islam of Bangladesh’s record of 262 skips in one minute on one leg with 4 additional skips to set a new Guinness World Record.
The sports Commissioner who visited Ijapo High School, expressed the willingness of the state government to host Gbenga Ezekiel soon.
He congratulated the entire management and students of Ijapo High School, Akure, and the family of Gbenga Ezekiel for the great feat.
The commissioner was a companied by the general manager Ondo State sports Council Mr Henry Babatunde.