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Bolarinwa Olajide aka ‘Star B’ is a seasoned sports journalist of over ten years. He has a proven experience in the field of Sports Journalism from the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, now Broadcast Academy. He has covered so many sporting events at home and abroad. Some of which include regular trips to England for the Premier League, FA Cup, Champions League football matches. He’s also a big Formula 1 follower, fan and analyst, and has covered the season-ending Abu Dhabi GP twice in the UAE.
He has interviewed some of the big wigs in the sporting world like Jose Mourinho, Rio Ferdinand, Carles Puyol, Hernan Crespo, Kanu Nwankwo, Austin Okocha, Stephen Keshi, John Obi Mikel, Osaze Odemwingie, Samson Siasia, Celestine Babayaro, Sunday Bada, Chioma Ajunwa, Emmanuel Babayaro, Nikky Butt, Phil Neville, Clarence Seedorf, Robert Pires, Fernando Alonso etc.
He won best Sports Journalist of the Year by Youth of All Nations, best Sports Journalist (Electronic) by Nigeria Radio Awards, Grassroots Sports Coverage in Nigeria by Abesan Youth Sports Development Association (Recipient) and was a Nominee for the Sports Journalist of the Year (Radio) by Nigeria Broadcasters Merit Awards, Nominee at the Nigeria Broadcasters Awards (Sports) and Nominee for Sports Journalist of the Year by Ballers Awards