Ogunjobi is well remembered for his role as the General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in 2002.
Ogunjobi who was the Chairman of the Osun State FA died in the morning of Monday, February 11 after failing to recover from a brief illness.
Ogunjobi is well remembered for his role as the General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in 2002 to 2005.
The NFF in a tweeted on Monday, February 11 also confirmed the passing of their former scribe with the a statement which read; “We are sad to announce the shock demise of former Nigeria Int’l, Ex-NFF Gen. Sec., former NFF Executive Committee member, and current chairman, Osun State FA, Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi after a brief illness. Our prayers are with his family, relatives and the football family in Nigeria.”
The personal assistant, Tunde Samsudeen who is the Public Relations officer of Osun United FC, has also confirmed his passing.
“Former @thenff Secretary-General and OSUN FA boss, Chief Taiwo Joseph Ogunjobi, is dead,”he wrote on Twitter.