• We didn’t reject Mikel Obi as Team Nigeria captain – NOS insists

    We didn’t reject Mikel Obi as Team Nigeria captain – NOS insists

    The Secretary-General of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Tunde Popoola, has insisted that they are in full support of John Mikel Obi, as captain of Team Nigeria to the 2016 Olympics.

    Obi, was named Captain of Team Nigeria on Monday night, while table tennis star, Funke Oshonaike, is the Assistant Team Captain.

    Popoola made it clear that there was never a time that the NOC deny or reject Mikel Obi as Captain of Team Nigeria.

    He said: “I did not tell the press […]