Bouake: from war zone to soccer cityBlogs

Bouake: from war zone to soccer city

Ivory Coast’s second largest city, Bouake is grooving football after years of trauma from armed conflicts and rebellion. No more…

Yaounde at last! Most comfortable turns most annoyingBlogs

Yaounde at last! Most comfortable turns most annoying

Here is the concluding part of my trip to Cameroon for Monday night’s game against Nigeria. You may have to…

Will Serena Williams make a successful comeback after childbirth?Blogs

Will Serena Williams make a successful comeback after childbirth?

At 35, having won 23 grand slams and with the birth of her baby girl three days ago, the question…

My Cameroonian adventure: a pleasurable stressBlogs

My Cameroonian adventure: a pleasurable stress

One key maxim I’ve upheld all through my life journey is: “If you don’t move with like minds, move alone.”…

Can Nigeria Overcome Cameroon’s Psychological Test?Blogs

Can Nigeria Overcome Cameroon’s Psychological Test?

Nigeria’s World Cup qualifying games this week against Cameroon are not just another set of games or another competition. They…

WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS: Ramblings of a Yoruba Football FanBlogs

WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS: Ramblings of a Yoruba Football Fan

My thoughts have floated fleetingly to the upcoming qualifiers, or should I say Nigeria V Cameroon this week, and for…

PAY BACK TIMEBlogs

PAY BACK TIME

As Nigeria and Cameroon meet again this weekend I wish it was possible that the current players who will play…

This year’s US Open appears to be the most open (pardon the pun) by Akin DawoduBlogs

This year’s US Open appears to be the most open (pardon the pun) by Akin Dawodu

“This year’s US Open appears to be the most open (pardon the pun) in many years and it is not…

“Mathematical Odegbami” – Nigeria’s first national football starBlogs

“Mathematical Odegbami” – Nigeria’s first national football star

He was Nigeria’s first nationwide football star. Tall, elegant in movement on the pitch and fleet of feet on the…

Chelsea’s deep pockets mean youngsters must move onBlogs

Chelsea’s deep pockets mean youngsters must move on

I just couldn’t get Chelsea off my mind this past weekend. And it started well before they squeezed three points…