Friday, June 18

Opinion

Sunday Dare: 55 Happy Cheers to a Capeless Superhero
Opinion

Sunday Dare: 55 Happy Cheers to a Capeless Superhero

Not every superhero wears a cape but this one is certainly bespectacled and loves really nice suits. He may not have x-ray vision but his vision is laser-focused on the goal of Youth excellence. He may not be able to scale a tall building in a single bound but he will catch a flight to the ends of the earth if it would advance the cause of sports in Nigeria. He may lack the energy to outrun a speeding bullet but he would willingly take a bullet for Nigeria. This is all true of the man who is 55 years young today but still packs the enthusiasm and strength of an adolescent. Step forward,  Mr. Sunday Dare, the Honourable Minister for Youth and Sports Development.  Today, Sir, I humbly ask that you lend me that pen that you have used to document and re-write our history for so many years...