The Oyo State government in Western Nigeria says it has begun the rebranding of Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan (3SC).
The Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Mr Abayomi Oke made his known in Ibadan at the sports summit organised by the Oyo State chapter of Sports Writers Association (SWAN).
The commissioner said the initiatives would make the club more attractive to investors and soccer fans.
Earlier, the Chairman of SWAN in the state, Mr Niyi Alebiosu had said the summit was organised as part of the association’s contribution to sports development.
Meanwhile, a communique issued at the end of the summit called for probity and accountability among sports stakeholders as it is the only way the sector would attract sponsors and investors.
Participants identified sports writers and others stakeholders as partners in the development of the sector, urging sports journalists to be professional, objective and factual in the discharge of their duties.