Mr. Keisuke Itsubo, a member of the Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers (JOCV) operated by JICA, had passed away untimely on 9 October 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa.
He was assigned in Botswana as a Judo Expert in July 2013.
Upon learning the tragedy, we, All Japan Judo Federation, would like to extend to his family and friends, our most sincere sympathy and condolences.
Name: Keisuke Itsubo
Date of birth:15 January 1991
Kodokan 5th Dan Black Belt
Mar 2006: Aihara Junior High School, Kanagawa
Mar 2009: Yamagata Tokai High School, Yamagata
Mar 2013: Tokai University, Bachelor of Budo, Kanagawa
Jul 2013: Had been dispatched to Botswana as a member of JOCV, operated by JICA