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20 May
Three-time Olympian, Yusuf Alli, does not see any Nigerian athlete breaking his 33-year-old long jump record soon. Alli, who is the chairman of Edo Sports Commission, was the ‘commander-in-chief’ in....
14 Apr
Organiser of the historic Okpekpe international 10km road race, Mike Itemuagbor, has hailed the appointment of legendary long jumper Yusuf Alli as Team Nigeria coordinator for the 2022 Commonwealth Games which holds this August in Birmingham, United Kingdom. Alli, a former Africa, Commonwealth and World University Games champion and two-time World Athletics Championship and one-time…
19 Mar
For about a decade, Yusuf Alli was the ‘commander-in-chief’ in African athletics, particularly in the long jump event, setting records as if there were no tomorrow.
17 Mar
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has reiterated its resolve to protect interest of members in federal and state tertiary institutions for better conditions of service and access to education.
6 Dec 2021
Some few weeks ago, precisely on the 22nd day of October, 2021, I had the opportunity of witnessing and listening to the presentation by one of the great legal minds of our time, Yusuf Alli..
4 Aug 2021
Member of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Yusuf Alli, yesterday, canvassed more allocation to the health sector, describing the ministry as the most valuable in any economy.
14 Jun 2021
The article, on The Guardian property page of Monday, June 7, 2021, titled Federal Secretariat, Defence building, other properties in Lagos wallow in neglect made an interesting reading.
18 May 2021
The list of Nigeria’s former athletes warming up to be on the board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) in the coming elections seems to be on the rise.
3 Aug 2018
The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) in the July 14 election in Ekiti, Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka late on Friday filed a 700-page petition before the Election Tribunal sitting in Ado Ekiti.
2 Aug 2017
Foremost lawyer, Mallam Yusuf Alli, SAN, has called for the entrenchment of transformational leadership if Nigeria must move forward as a nation. Alli, who spoke at the 10th Annual Lecture of the University of Lagos themed, “Governance and Democracy in Nigeria....
11 Feb 2017
No fewer than 55,000 athletes will run at the 2nd Access Bank Lagos City Marathon on Saturday, Yusuf Alli, General Manager of the race said on Friday.


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