Director Obadia “Butcher” Sehunoe

Originally from Mabeskraal Village and now living
in Rustenburg. Obadia is the founder and director of Genius Den Football
Academy. He has been involved in football in the Rustenburg area since 1992,
having played professional football for Tlhabane Swallows FC in the then
Bophuthatswana Soccer League (BOPSOL) and before that for Amazulu FC in the SAFA
league in 1989/1990 seasons. Obadia holds a BSc Degree with the University of
Zululand and has also studied MBA (Financial Management) with University of
North West (Not completed).

He currently works as an independent Financial
Advisor for Celtis Financial Services, having spent the last 20 years in
management positions in major insurance companies, Old Mutual, Discovery and

Obadia started the Academy in response to his
desire to give back to his childhood community and to share the personal
learnings that he had benefited from in his travels through life and football
in South Africa.