Super Eagles delight in Weah’s $2,000 each gift
Liberian President, George Weah on Tuesday rewarded the Super Eagles with a cash gift of $2,000-a-man for honouring his invitation for a friendly game to retire his No 14 jersey.
Rashidi Yekini brother, Akeem dies in Kwara
The younger brother of Nigeria’s all time highest goal scorer, Rashidi Yekini, Akeem, is dead.
Owolabi believes Aiteo/NFF Awards will be better next season
Former International, Felix Owolabi has appealed to those, who feel slighted by the omission of their names at the maiden Aiteo/NFF Awards...
Rashidi Yekini – Conversation from beyond - Part 2
This is the second and final part of my conversation with Rashidi Yekini that took place some 25 years ago, but is being published for the first time, at his ‘insistence’, following an extra-ordinary series of circumstances that left me bemused and excited at the same time.I have taken the liberty to slightly edit some…
The Rashidi Yekini monologue – An exclusive conversation from beyond! - Part 1
This conversation took place some 24 years ago. It was never published in print. RASHIDI returned forcefully into my life last week in a most bizarre circumstance. I believe he wanted his memory to be kept alive. Hence this, transcribed and edited from a video recording lying idly in my archival library. Excerpts: I started…
Rashidi Yekini speaks from beyond
I had an unusual conversation with Rashidi Yekini last Wednesday in my office in Yaba, Lagos.
Carlos Alberto Torres: Africa’s Tribute!
Carlos Alberto was based in America at the time and was doing some work with Nike. Africa did not exist in his radar. Through the strategic intervention of Noel Okorougo, Carlos Alberto was convinced to...