Of Black Panther and Nigeria’s winter heroines
Last Friday I went to the cinema to see the greatly hyped blockbuster movie, Black Panther. For someone who never read any of the comics, I had no expectations but to see what all the fuss was about.
Adeagbo in seventh heaven after Winter Olympics feat
Nigeria’s skeleton athlete, Simidele Adeagbo reached seventh heaven in Pyeongchang, South Korea, after achieving her feat as first black and African woman to compete at the Winter Olympic Games. Adeagbo was one of the fans’ favourite at the Sliding Venue and relished the support after her first run on the final day, which earned her…
Winter Olympics: Nigeria’s Adeagbo ends skeleton race in last place
Nigerian’s first female skeleton athlete, Simidele Adeagbo, on Saturday finished the sport’s women’s heat event at the Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea in last place. A total of 20 athletes competed in the third and final heats of the event on Saturday, but the debuting Adeagbo finished in the last position with a…
Team Nigeria in slow start at Winter Olympics
Unless a miracle happens today, Nigeria’s quest for medal in the skeleton event at the on-going PyeonChang 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea may be a mirage, following the unimpressive performance by Simidele Adeagbo in the two heats decided yesterday.
Adeagbo’s coach predicts bright outing as athlete begins medal chase at Winter Olympics
Nigeria's skeleton athlete at the Pyeonchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, Simidele Adeagbo has the mindset of a champion ahead of her debut race today, her American coach, Nick Vienneau declared yesterday. Adeagbo will hit the track at 20:20 local time today at the Sliding Center in Pyeonchang, South Korea, in what will be a historic…