• OPC expresses sadness over Lagos monarch kidnap

    OPC expresses sadness over Lagos monarch kidnap

    A Pan-Yoruba Socio-Cultural group, O’odua Peoples’ Congress, has expressed sadness over the kidnap of a traditional ruler in Lagos.

    The group’s National Coordinator, Chief Gani Adams, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Lagos, expressed worry over the security situation in the country.

    The News Agency of Nigeria reports that 74-year-old Chief Yishau Oseni, the traditional ruler of the Iba town, Ojo Local Government Area of Lagos State, was abducted in his palace ‎on July 16.

    Adams said: […]

  • I am more famous than you – Pele, Brazilian footballer laments ‘overwhelming’ sadness of Ali death

    I am more famous than you – Pele, Brazilian footballer laments ‘overwhelming’ sadness of Ali death

    Retired Brazilian professional footballer, Pele says the sporting universe has been hit after Muhammad Ali’s passing at the age of 74. Arguably the two greatest sportsmen of all time, Pele and Ali dominated the sporting landscape throughout the 1960s and 70s, while their legends remain intact.

    Pele said of Ali last year: “He was a completely different character – more fun, making jokes all the time. We used to get together for dinner and he would tease me, saying he was […]