Colleagues Mourn Demise Of Sports Journalist, Kayode Tijani

    Kayode Tijani
    Kayode Tijani

    Friends and colleagues have been mourning the demise of acclaimed sports journalist, archivist and analyst, Kayode Tijani.

    He died this Wednesday evening at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) after a protracted illness.

    He had been ill since Egypt 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

    According to his wife, Shade, he will be buried according to Islamic rites on Thursday, 8 February, 2024 at Atan Cemetery in Lagos.

    Kayode Tijani shot into limelight when he worked at the defunct Fame Weekly Magazine located within Wemabod Estate, Ikeja, Lagos in the 90s.

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    Packaged by Olayinka Agboola with additional reports from

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