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Nigerian chess champion teaches winning strategies to Lagos slum kids • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE24, 14 Sep 2021
Tunde #Onakoya, a former #Nigerian #chess champion, is teaching children from one of the poorest communities in Lagos how to play the game. It's a way of broadening their horizons and allowing the best players to access scholarships. Every weekend they work on improving their performance, thanks to Onakoya, who himself grew up in a slum. His charity Chess in Slums now wants to expand into other countries in Africa. Our France 2 colleagues report, with FRANCE 24's Camille Nedelec and James Vasina.

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