Sound Sultan was best known as a singer until his death, but was also significantly involvement in elevating Nigerian basketball before his passing.
During a recent game session, the national basketball team, the D’Tigers, paid homage to the late artist.
The teammates observed a minute of silence to pay tribute to the singer, who was a huge supporter and fan of the team while he was alive.
The players wore white t-shirts that had been customized with a picture of the late musician and his name, in addition to the silence that had been observed.
Respect to Naija Ninja. Nigerian Basketball team paying homage.
Olori says, rest well.#OSG #OloriSupergal #SoundSultan #NigerianBasketballTeam pic.twitter.com/I72XirmGHu
— OSG (@OloriSupergal) July 14, 2021