Is a boxer from Nigeria, competing in the heavyweight (â€“ 91 kg) division. As an amateur he represented Nigeria at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. A year later he won the silver medal at the 1993 World Amateur Boxing Championships in Tampere,
Simply known as Bola Ige was a Nigerian and prominent Yoruba politician. He was born in Esa-Oke village, now in Osun State.He became a prominent attorney in Nigeria and achieved fame as a civil rights and democracy activist. Ige served as governor of Oyo State from October 1979 to October 1983, shortly before the 1983 coup. Following the restoration of democracy in 1999, Ige continued to be politically prominent, and was appointed justice minister and attorney-general of Nigeria in 2000. He served in the latter position until his death: he was gunned down in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. He wrote several books. After his death, an anthology of articles and tributes about him was published.
Is an Nigerian professional basketball guard. He is 188 cm (6'Â 2") tall. Obazuaye plays for the basketball team Milton Keynes Lions and the Nigeria national basketball team. He represented Nigeria at the 2007 African Championship and 2009 African Champion
Is a Nigerian professional basketball player formerly with the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA Development League. He is currently playing in the Philippine Basketball Association for the Barako Bull Energy Boosters.
Is a Nigerian football player currently with English Premier League club Everton. He is the current vice-captain of the Nigeria national football team and of Everton.He is the younger brother of former Nigeria international Albert Yobo. At the beginning of July 2008, his younger brother Norum Yobo was kidnapped in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria and held for ransom. He was eventually released after 12 days on July 17, 2008.Joseph Yobo grew up in Port Harcourt and is close friends with Crewe Alexandra's George Abbey with whom he grew up with and consulted when deciding whether to move to England or not.
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