Ninth from the South West:- Sunday Dare becomes the ninth Sports Minister from the South West, the last being Taoheed Adedoja under the government of Goodluck Jonathan

The Second Journalist to man the post

He also is also the second journalist to emerge as sports minister in the country after Bolaji Abdulahi

Former Governorship aspirant:- Before his appointment, he vied for the Governorship seat in Oyo State under the APC

Sponsored sports event:- His love for the grassroots is well known as he sponsored sports competition while vying to become the Governor.

Father of girls:- He is a father of four girls and a good family man

Favourite Meals:- Beans and Plantain and Amala with efo riro