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|Sunday Bada Is Dead by channel801(f): 7:57am On Dec 13, 2011|
Former Olympic Silver Medalist Sunday Bada Is Dead
Nigeria’s former Olympic sliver medallist and Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Mr Sunday Bada is dead.
Kwara-born Mr Bada who was born on 22 June 1969, slumped and died at the National Stadium in Lagos on Monday evening.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by hasyak(m): 8:06am On Dec 13, 2011|
may his soul RIP
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Afam4eva(m): 8:44am On Dec 13, 2011|
May his gentle soul RIP.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by medjai(m): 9:49am On Dec 13, 2011|
RIP Sunday Bada
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by maclatunji: 11:49am On Dec 13, 2011|
He was a truly great Nigerian Athlete. I think I met him once.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by otokx(m): 11:50am On Dec 13, 2011|
slumped and died - people should go for annual medical check ups.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Ninapha(f): 11:50am On Dec 13, 2011|
Whao, too bad. RIP bros
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Kx: 11:51am On Dec 13, 2011|
Yet another death at the National Stadium.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by brainpulse: 11:53am On Dec 13, 2011|
These are the type of people that should be given award, people that brought honour to there fathers Land.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Tabidavou: 11:57am On Dec 13, 2011|
So very sad indeed, may his gentle soul rest in perfect peace.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by kizito96(m): 11:57am On Dec 13, 2011|
This is sad. Nigerians never take care of their health. Many people are just mobile corpse. Nigerians think hospital is for the rich. May be he is suffering from high blood pressure or high collesterol. These are silent killers. Its so sad how people just die carelessly. Its painful. May his soul Rest in Peace
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Basics007: 12:05pm On Dec 13, 2011|
This news is so sad. I dont think he's even 50 yet. R.I.P. Nigeria Athletics will miss you
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Okijajuju1(m): 12:13pm On Dec 13, 2011|
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Wadosky(m): 12:15pm On Dec 13, 2011|
[/color][color=#990000]RIP SUNDAY BADA
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by IYANGBALI: 12:17pm On Dec 13, 2011|
otokx:easier said than done.here is the money to do the test wen man pikin never get money to buy food chop,my broda abeg leave matter.
brainpulse:pls tell them
kizito96:how many times you done do medical check up this year?no be only HIV/AIDS TEST YOU DEY ALWAYS DO
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Wadosky(m): 12:21pm On Dec 13, 2011|
RIP SUNDAY BADA
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by velo10: 12:28pm On Dec 13, 2011|
I admired his sprinting back in the days when he was active. He should be immortalised as one of those that made Nigeria proud in athletics.
I wish people will just shut up. Because he slumped and died, people blaming him for not being health conscious. You guys don't even know what killed him, but you're quick to judge.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by highland(m): 12:28pm On Dec 13, 2011|
Life is short. RIP
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by NET1(m): 12:30pm On Dec 13, 2011|
Basics007:No, the report said he was born in 1969. So, he's just 42
IYA NGBALI:True! Poverty breeds sickness, diseases and Death in Africa.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by freecocoa(f): 12:33pm On Dec 13, 2011|
RIP,its just sad.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Sagamite(m): 12:34pm On Dec 13, 2011|
A world class athlete dying at the age of 42?
That is shocking.
One of the guys I used to cheer.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by GenBuhari(m): 12:45pm On Dec 13, 2011|
You served your country well.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Olalekan0(m): 12:47pm On Dec 13, 2011|
It's disheartening to see or hear of iconic nigerians dieing of avoidable causes. The guy slumped and died at the National stadium of places,am pretty sure he would have survived had there been an up to date medical facilities in place!
At any rate,May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by snthesis(m): 1:19pm On Dec 13, 2011|
hmmm!!! "slumped and died" - quite wierd for an athlete especially distance runners to die of heart attacks, except ofcourse he was subjecting himself to his former workout routine forgetiing that old age had caught up with him.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by sylve11: 1:23pm On Dec 13, 2011|
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by sportico: 1:25pm On Dec 13, 2011|
may god comfort his family. he's indeed a patrotic nigerian.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by cashful(m): 1:41pm On Dec 13, 2011|
He was very good at 200m, 400m and long jump events, winning many laurels for Nigeria.
R.I.P, a true patriot
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Nobody: 1:42pm On Dec 13, 2011|
Oh dear. Not Sunday Bada. The guy is almost legendary as far as Nigerian Athletics goes. Such a respectable and dignified athlete/policeman. These incessant deaths just keep diminishing me (apologies to John Donne). . .constant reminder of how inconsequential, vain, and transcient everything is!
May ASP Sunday Bada rest in perfect peace. He was (smh) a Nigerian Original.
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by ochukoccna: 1:43pm On Dec 13, 2011|
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by Nobody: 2:05pm On Dec 13, 2011|
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by cyber6(m): 2:24pm On Dec 13, 2011|
Sunday was a good man, we were actually brought up in the same neighborhood though he is almost 20yrs older (that's considering his real age o), i attended same school and trained in the same grass root football team with his siblings.
I always believed that the measure of a life well-lived is not in how much money one has or what possessions they have accumulated, but rather through the lives they touched and the sorrow they leave behind.
Sunday was a source of inspiration to young-stars in the neighborhood, among those he inspired is Chinedu Oriala (who has been representing Nig. since Sydney 2000 Olympics).
I'd like to use this opportunity to join so many others who knew Sunday Bada, in offering my deepest sympathy on his passing. So to Segun and Bayo, if any if you is reading this, pls accept my condolence, for your brother have worked against all odds and have written his name in gold…
|Re: Sunday Bada Is Dead by ugosly(m): 2:42pm On Dec 13, 2011|
The man was an inspiration to many young aspirin athletes,
Rest in peace Man!
May The Lord console his family.
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