Days of Their Lives

Stories From A Summer in North-East Nigeria

Tag: El-Kanemi


The Football Fanatic

In 1991, Alhaji Mustapha was an energetic 10-year old boy when his favourite club in the entire world, El-Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri won the Challenge Cup beating Kano Pillars in a keenly-contested final. “In the earlier stages, I would go and watch with my own money but when it got to the knockout rounds, the […]