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Echoes from a soccer drama-fest

The atmosphere at “CC arena” was tense filled to the brim with anxious fans sitting sandwiched like sardines. Sweats streamed down the faces of spectators as the standing fan by the corner helplessly blew hot air. The odour was apparent; a mix of dry sweats and stale breaths. With, a few minutes to go before … Continue reading Echoes from a soccer drama-fest

Where Are You, Rashidi?

Where Are You, Rashidi?

Roll call (Westerhoff‘s voice): Rufai!                                    Here sir! Keshi!                                   Here sir! Siasia!                                   Here sir! Adepoju!                             Here sir! Emenalo!                             Here sir …  Yekini!                                  (Silence) General Yekini!                   (Silence) !! General Rashidi Yekini, Born 23rd October, 1963, in Kaduna, A dedicated soldier of the federation Tested and found worthy in several encounters The best … Continue reading Where Are You, Rashidi?