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1st FEBRUARY 2011 THE LATE PRINCE OLAIDE ADEBOYE

The world of boxing was shocked to learn of the sudden death of Prince Olaide Adeboye, Patron and former Chairman of the Nigerian Boxing Board of Control, and former President of the CBC, on 26th January 2011.
On behalf of the CBC Directors, the Hon Secretary has sent a message of condolence to the Adeboye family and to the Nigerian Board, and has also forwarded to them the many messages of sympathy and tributes he had received from all over the world.
As well a major figure in Nigerian and Commonwealth boxing, he was also a leading light of the African Boxing Union and a member of the Board of Governors of the World Boxing Council
It can be truly said, he will be much missed.