Tuesday, May 13, 2014

FIFA World Cup 2014: Nigeria Supporters Club demands for 62m condoms

 Nigeria Football Supporters Club

President of The Nigeria Supporters Club, Rafiu Ladipo, has
asked the United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS
(UNAIDS) to increase their condom allocation to 62 million
condoms for their fans making the trip to Brazil.
President of The Nigeria Supporters Club, Rafiu Ladipo
UNAIDS Country Director Bilali Camara had originally organized
two million condoms for the Super Eagles supporters.
However Ladipo has said that the two million wont do for the
entire tournament especially if the Eagles reach the final.
He said: "Of all football loving fans all around the world, I alone
will be taking over 10,000 fans to
Brazil, not only from Nigeria,"
"You know that Nigeria will be playing their first three matches
and there is going to be a match between Nigeria and Argentina.
"By the time we play that match, we will regard it as the match
that will also qualify us to play Brazil in Rio de Janeiro during the
"If that is achieved, we want to be protected; we must be
"So, I want to urge you (UNAIDS) to provide more condoms,'' he
In February Ladipo had asked the Federal government for N800
million to take 800 people to the tournament, so with the recent
figure of 10,000 people is astounding.

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