By: Ayomide Arowobusoye
Technical Director of Kwara Falcons Basketball Club, Coach Steve Onishola, has passed away.
This was disclosed on the official twitter account of the Kwese Premier Basketball League team.
Onishola’s death comes a day after that of his younger sister, Folake Aremu, veteran Nollywood actress, popularly called Orisabunmi.
Orisabunmi died on Wednesday, January 6 at the age 60.
The late basketball coach was said to have passed on at 71 on Thursday, Jan 7, in Ilorin, following a brief illness.
The deceased was the Manager of Falcons on different occasions before he was appointed the club’s technical director.
Coach Steve played a key role in the clubs promotion to the Premier League in 2013 and as runner up in the 2018 Kwese PBL season.