Rejected thrice, he never gave up on his dreams

Rejected thrice, he never gave up on his dreams

Introduction To be rejected and written off as not been good enough can be very devastating. Rejection comes in different shapes and sizes. Some rejections are minor, and may not pose any major hindrance to the individual progress in life. Unfortunately, some life-changing challenges come in the form of rejection. It takes a full dose…

Nigeria is crowned 1995 Afro Asian Cup Champions

Nigeria is crowned 1995 Afro Asian Cup Champions

The Afro Asian Cup was a tournament organized between the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC). The tournament was usually held between winners of the African Cup of nations and the Asia Cup or the Asian Games. In 1995, Nigeria emerged as the contestant of the competition courtesy of been…

Nwankwo Kanu: The Nigerian Ex-Footballer With a Brave Heart

Nwankwo Kanu: The Nigerian Ex-Footballer With a Brave Heart

Nwankwo Kanu nicknamed Papilo is a retired Nigerian International footballer. In 1992, during the African U-20 Youth Championship held in Mauritius, he was rejected because he was too tiny. The hunger to succeed made him work hard, and this eventually paid off, as he was invited to feature in the 1993 FIFA U-17 World Cup…