All I want is opportunity to clear my name, Siasia pleads
It’s less than a month to March 19, 2020. It is a date former Super Eagles’ Coach, Samson Siasia must appear before the Court of Arbitration for Sports...
Football, more than just a game – lesson from Ghana
I have always known that football is more than just the game played on the field. It is an incredibly powerful weapon that can be deployed effectively to drive a cause, tackle a societal problem...
Sports in Nigeria: Goodbye 2019, welcome 2020
I am not the best person to do a proper forensic on sports in Nigeria in the outgoing year. I may be biased.
Best Ogedegbe and Ibadan, the graveyard of forgotten football heroes
Like several of my other football colleagues, I left the city under rather unfortunate circumstances after five years of great schooling, 10 years of an incredible football career, and one year of working fulltime for the Oyo State government.
59 years of Nigerian sports
Every year at about this time I receive requests from media organisations to contribute to the discussion on the state of Nigerian sports since Independence.
Osinbajo’s travails war against Yoruba, says Akintoye
A Yoruba leader, Prof. Banji Akintoye, yesterday alleged that the conspiracy against Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was a deliberate ploy to enslave Yoruba.
Yekini’s close friends murdered him, says Odegbami
Former Green Eagles captain, Segun Odegbami has revealed that Rashidi Yekini’s close friends were behind his death in 2012.The ‘mathematical’ as he’s fondly called disclosed this in an interview on Channels Television that was monitored by Soccernet.ng.
Sport, philosophy and war of civilizations
Into the future, the greatest opportunities to make good money from investments also lie in poor Africa. That’s why there is a new scramble for Africa.