Reducing political corruption in Nigeria
Corruption has been around with us even before Nigeria got her political independence from her erstwhile colonial overlords – the United Kingdom.
‘Don’t crucify Golden Eaglets’
Former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu is of the view that the Golden Eaglets should not be blamed for the country’s poor performance at the on-going FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil.
Adelabu seeks penalties for those behind frivolous charges against NFF officials
Former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu wants the law to descend on those who raised the false alarm of corruption against the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick and four other officials of the football house.
Rohr’s tactics is ‘killing’ Super Eagles, says Adelabu
Former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu says the tactics by Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is not working well for the team.
We need games masters back in schools, Adelabu tells presidency
Former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu has advised the Presidency to re-introduce the concept of Games Masters into schools. In particular, Adelabu, who played for the then IICC Shooting Stars of Ibadan in his active days...
Too much pressure, abuses on athletes lead to failure, says Adelabu
As Nigerian athletes compete with their counterparts from other African countries at the on-going 12th African Games in Morocco, former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu has advised the nation’s sports administrators to desist from putting too much pressure on the athletes, both on and off the field of play. He has also urged sports administrators to stop using abusive wards on athletes.
Sports can tackle insecurity problem in Nigeria, says Adelabu
Former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu has advised government at state and federal levels to use sports as a means of fighting the insecurity problem in the country.
Look beyond party structure, save Nigerian sports, Adelabu tells Buhari
Former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu has made a clarion call to President Muhammadu Buhari to look beyond political party structure in offering political appointments.
Engage ex-Internationals to help develop football at grassroots, Adelabu tells NFF
Former International, Adegoke Adelabu, has advised the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to assign retired national team stars to develop football in schools through a training programme that would also gainfully engage the former stars.
LKJ at 90: A life of unparalleled service to humanity
How is one to describe Pa Lateef Kayode Jakande at 90. May be, LKJ can be referred to as a man of many parts.
These Eagles are playing with our emotions, says Adelabu
Former International, Adegoke Adelabu has said the Super Eagles’ unstable performance at the ongoing African Cup of nations (AFCON) in Egypt has made them an unpredictable side.