Brown Ebewele is dead

Brown Ebewele is dead


Former national champion in decathlon, Brown Ebewele, popularly called “jujuman” is dead, the former Olympian died on Friday in Edo state after a brief illness.

Ebewele came to prominence in 1978, when he won silver at the decathlon events at the 1978 All African Games in Algiers.

From athletics, where he presented Lagos and the then Bendel state where he won laurels for the two state, Ebewele started his administrative career when he became a Director and ultimately a Commissioner of Sports in Edo State during the administration of former Governor Lucky Igbinedion.

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