From ‘calamity’ Yobo to ‘the special one’
Long after the referee blew his whistle to end the round of 16 match between the Super Eagles and Les Blues of France, the President of Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Dr. Rafiu Ladipo, was rooted to his seat in shock.
‘The Bull,’ Nigeria’s new football ambassador
Two weeks ago, the federal government announced the appointment of a new Football Ambassador for Nigeria. It did not come as a complete surprise because, somehow, I knew it was coming.
I cannot, shall not, celebrate this bronze
I am an Olympian to the core. I went to two Olympics. The first was boycotted at the last minute by African countries.
Super Eagles missing Supporters Club in Egypt due to visa hitch
The National Chairperson, Nigeria Eagles Supporters Club, Bunmi Ogunfunwa, on Saturday said that the Super Eagles were missing the supporters club at the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt due to visa hitch. Ogunfuwa made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on the sidelines of…
NBB of C President lauds GOtv Boxing Night for sponsorship
President of the Nigeria Boxing Board of Control (NBB of C), Dr. Rafiu Ladipo, has commended GOtv for its continued support for Nigerian boxing. Ladipo made the commendation during the week in Lagos at the press conference to announce the 19th GOtv Boxing Night....
Alcohol, sex can ruin your career, NBB of C tells boxers at GOtv NextGen Search 3
The President of Nigerian Boxing Board of Control (NBB of C), Rafiu Ladipo has warned young boxers to stay away from alcohol and women for them to actualize their dream.
Fraudsters are using Supporters Club’s name to dupe Nigerians, Ladipo alleges
The President General of Nigeria Football Supporters Club Dr. Rafiu Ladipo has raised the alarm over what he described as ‘criminal activities’ by some people, who are using the name of the Supporters Club to dupe unsuspecting Nigerians.
Cowbell/Multisports holiday football camp opens in Lagos
The journey to stardom for the next set of Nigerian soccer stars got underway at the National Stadium in Surulere, Lagos on Monday.The 2017 edition of the Summer Football Camp for youngsters organized by Multisports Services and Entertainment Limited....
You can’t rule Supporters Club forever, Okumagba tells Ladipo
Speaking in Lagos, Mr. Mohammed disclosed that for over two decades, Ladipo had held the Club down creating an impression that he was using his personal and financial resources, which is ‘not true’.