Veteran sports broadcaster Tayo Balogun has been appointed as the media coordinator of the media and publicity sub committee of the 18th national sports festival tagged EKO 2012.
In the letter of appointment signed by Alhaji Abba Yola dated march 23, it said; I am pleased to inform you that the Honorable minister of sports and Chairman National sports commission Malam Bolaji Abdulahi has approved your appointment as the coordinator of the media and publicity sub- committee for the 18th national sports festival tagged EKO 2012.
The festival would be hosted by Lagos state from November 27- December 9 2012. It is expected that you will bring your knowledge and experience to bear in contributing to the success of the games.
B alogun, a former sports manager with the Nigerian television Authority, NTA, consultant to MITV, STAR FM, and Channels Television is expected to liaise with the press to ensure proper publicity for the festival.