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Montreal 1976 Olympic Heroes

16 Jul 2023
One of the lines in Nigeria’s national anthem says, “The labour of our heroes past shall never be in vain.” And 47 years after some young Nigerians stood, not only for Nigeria but also for Africa, their heroic act of boycotting the 1976 Olympic Games, which has not been recognised either by government or corporate organisations, is about being rewarded.

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