Nigeria in sports

Re-inventing Nigeria’s lost glory in sports (1)

Re-inventing Nigeria’s lost glory in sports (1)

NIGERIA witnessed a spontaneous growth in sports in her early history of nationhood. Indeed, even before independence, competing under the British flag, the Union Jack, Nigerian athletes won laurels for the country. The likes of Hogan Kid Bassey (World Featherweight Boxing champion in 1957), and Richard Iheatu, also known as Dick Tiger (World Middleweight Boxing […]