ABOUT PRINCE DAPO AJIBADE

Prince Dapo Ajibade is a Nigerian based Sport Consultant in the last 25 years. He has over the years proved the master of sports development,especially, at the grass-root level. He is a titan of professional sport talent development which has seen him pioneered and anchored so many sport developmental projects which include but not limited to:

  • ODUA Pre-Season Cup
  • ONDO STATE FOOTBALL AGENCY
  • Ondo State Youth Premier League
  • 50-Team National Classic Scouting Tournament

Prince Dapo Ajibade has vast knowledge of Sports business and brand management which has led him to dream, envisioned and kick-started the largest Football Academy project in Africa. This he achieved in conjunction with his friend and brother, Kanu Nwankwo.

Kanu Nwankwo is the most decorated Nigerian Football and one of the FIFA recognised 48 Football Legends in the world.

The academy is tagged: Kanu International Football Academy (KIFA).

KIFA has withing two years of existence become the biggest football academy and has been described by top European Football Administrators as the best structured Youth Football Platform in Nigeria.

KIFA currently has about 2,000 youth players in 62 scouting centres across the 36 states in Nigeria and Abuja, the Federal Capital.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

MD/CEO, Kanu International Football Academy (KIFA)

2019 to present

Responsible for the day to day running of 62 football academies in 36 States and Abuja as well as linking the academy talents to clubs all over the world.

Business Adviser, Ilaji Sports

2019 to Present

The brain behind a grassroots soccer league for the people of Ilaji and its environs. The league was successfully launched in 2019.

Founder and CEO Herba Surfaces Ltd

2018 to Present

Provision of surfaces such as artificial grass for football pitches and gardens to meet required international standard.

CEO, Odua (Regional)Football League (South West, Nigeria)

2017 to Present

Lead the team behind the Odua Football league which brings together select teams from the South western part of Nigeria.

Executive Director,ODSFA & Chairman/CEO, ODSFA

2016

Elected Chairman of Ondo State Football Agency.

Chief Scout,ODSFA & Chairman, Ondo State Youth Premier League

2015

Responsible for scouting talents for the state-run football team – Sunshine Stars Football Club.

 

Academy Director, ODSFA

2013

Marketing Consultant,Ondo State Football Agency(ODSFA)

2011

In charge of exploring means to bring sponsorship to the state Agency

 

Event Consultant, Skye Bank

2008

CEO, Abaj Football Academy, Akure

2007

Secretary,Ondo State Sports Advisory Council.

2004 to 2007

CEO, Abaj Sports Ltd

2004 till present

Player Consultant, Sunshine Stars Football Club

2000

 


SKILLS

I am an avid football lover and I excel in the following fields

Football Administration
98%
Scouting
90%
Consultancy
90%
Marketing
90%
Planning and Coordination
100%

 

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CONTACT

  • Phone
    +234-803-392-8392
  • E-mail
    info@dapoajibade.com
  • E-mail
    dapoabaj@gmail.com
  • Address
    83, Ojuelegba road, surulere, Lagos.

 


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