Before his death on May 4 2012, Yekini was one of Nigeria’s most iconic sports figures; scoring 37 goals for the Super Eagles- including Nigeria’s first world cup goal at USA 94. His sudden death came after a series of unclear illnesses and his daughters, Rashidat and Omoyeni once requested for an official inquest into his death.
Rashidi Yekini, one of the greatest strikers to emerge from Africa, died inexplicably on 4 May, leaving more questions than answers as to what really happened to the former African Footballer of the Year, writes our football editor, Osasu Obayiuwana, who knew him. WITH HIS INTIMIDATING frame, gazelle-like speed and deadly accuracy in front of goal, Rashidi Yekini deservedly etched his name.
Rashidi Yekini I had an unusual conversation with Rashidi Yekini last Wednesday in my office in Yaba, Lagos. Of course, everyone knows that the greatest goal scorer in the history of Nigerian.
Rashidi Yekini was the epitome of class on the field. He scored 37 goals in 58 appearances for the Super Eagles and led Nigeria to victory at the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations. Yekini’s legacy also.
Tributes have been paid to the former African Footballer of the Year, Rashidi Yekini, who has died at the age of 48. The prolific striker was the first Nigerian to take the continental crown and.
Rashidi Yekini, Nigeria's greatest striker ever, passed away 7 years ago, on May 4th, 2012. He was 48 years old at the time. Yekini represented Nigeria at 5 African Nations Cup competitions (1984, 1988, 1990, 1992 and 1994), winning one bronze medal, three silver medals and one gold medal. He also represented Nigeria at two World Cups, USA '94 and France '98. He is the highest goal scorer ever.
While African-American book publishers have been active in the United States since the second decade of the 19th century, the 1960s and 1970s saw a proliferation of publishing activity, with the establishment of many new publishing houses, an increase in the number of titles published, and significant growth in the number of African-American bookstores.
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The Bruce Onobrakpeya Foundation (BOF)is an artist led non-governmental organization formed in 1989. BOF's mission is to engender the growth of art and culture through the provision of opportunities for artists to improve themselves through skills acquisition and empowerment, also it seeks to promote and develop public interest in the visual arts by creating awareness for the intrinsic values.
The essays by Adekunle, Afo.layan, and Genova look at the national question by examining what the current Olus.e.gun O. basanjo. administration is doing to incur positive changes in Nigeria. All the three essays summarize and evaluate O. basanjo.’s activities toward reducing the political inequalities based on ethnicity in the country. Afo.layan, in his essay, writes that the installment.
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