30 Years On, Nigerians Remember Soccer Legend Samuel Okwaraji

The former Super Eagles midfielder died at the age of 25 on August 12, 1989, while playing for Nigeria during a FIFA qualifier against Angola in the build-up to the 1990 World Cup. Okwaraji was a lawyer who had a masters degree in international law from the Pontifical Lateran University in Rome.

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