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Forget the Warriors & Cavs, Lets talk Under Armour & Nike!

The Cavaliers brought home the NBA Championship as well as Cleveland’s first ever championship. Even though I was rooting for the Warriors, I can’t help but have for respect that 93-89 ending score. Ok ok, NOW lets talk Under Armour and Nike, the clothing rivals of the NBA, as well as other sports, but more […]


The People’s Elephant

Nzogbu! Nzogbu!!! Enyimba win 7th League Title TEN-man Enyimba yesterday won their seventh Nigeria league crown after they held Warri Wolves to a goalless draw in front of over 40,000 fans at the Enyimba International Stadium in Aba. Enyimba Enyimba needed just a point in their final home game against closest rivals Wolves and they […]

AJ: The City of Stars

AJ: The city of stars BusinessDaySunday | Author: NATHANIEL AKHIGBE The popular Bale Street in Ajegunle was the former home of Rotimi Ameachi, the fearless and strong willed former Executive Governor of Rivers State, who would neither bow to the Nebuchadnezzar’s’ of Nigeria, in spite of the obvious furnace of coercion, nor would he succumb […]

History of Talents 2

Football The change in fortune of Ajegunle started in the late 1980s, when youths from that part of the world (Ajegunle) began to make their impact felt in the nation’s socio-cultural life, particularly, in the world’s numero uno sport, football. One prevalent norm in a slum is the unbridled passion of the kids in these […]

Life in Ajegunle 3

Rumble in the Jungle Waste management system Health is wealth they say, but Ajegunle has somehow earned the derogatory appendage of being a dirty slum. According to the elders, sometimes, the waste-carriers may not even come for two months, thus forcing many people to dispose their refuse on the major roads. The implication of this […]

The Football Factory

Ajegunle boasts of discovering or nurturing lots of the football talents that Nigeria has been endowed with, some of them include- Tarila Okorowata Jumbo Awala Mathias Enebeli Godwin Iwelumo Joe Erico Gabriel Okolosi Samson Siasia Taribo West Emmanuel Amunike Sunday Oliseh Playgrounds for talent spotting Navy Playground Maracana Stadium Tolu Bastard Ground Ojo road (closed)


SPORTS – Their Sports, Our Money. Sports include all activities that are competitive, entertaining, etc. It can be leisure or recreational, professional, social, etc. Like me, you could have played a little Basketball, Volleyball, Room soccer (a variant of FOOTBALL), emerged as the junior hundred meters champion, all in school. The struggles through higher education, […]