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Olympian President Olumide Oyedeji Backs Lagos Media Marathon

The President of the Nigeria Olympian Association Olumide Oyedeji has thrown his weight behind the Lagos Media Marathon. Oyedeji while speaking in Lagos noted that the fact that journalists are interested in organizing a marathon of their own is a welcomed development. According to the basketball legend, the move by the journalists

Olumide Oyedeji praises Ambode for backing athletics over football

A special visitor came calling at the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon Office, Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere on Tuesday; it was the nation’s basketball legend, Olumide Oyedeji. The former NBA star came to thank the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, for supporting road races and marathons ahead of football. Oyedeji does

Olumide Oyedeji pulls out of Nigeria’s Rio Basketball team

Legend Olumide Oyedeji has pulled out of Nigeria’s basketball team to the Rio 2016 Olympics. The players says he took the decision due to personal reason. Oyedeji has been a member of the senior men's Nigerian national basketball team since 1997. He contributed immensely to the national team's participation at the FIBA