Former Super Eagles Defender, Taribo West has merely made a shocking confession recently. The ex-footballer has merely revealed that in his soccer career days he used juju to play on the sector.
The ex-footballer turned pastor said he had a supervisor from Senegal and his supervisor would take him to quite a lot of native medical docs in Senegal the place they’re going to decrease his tongue, palms and legs after which cook dinner dinner it.
According to him, “I spend most of my time at home meditating. All I want to do is to take care of spreading the gospel. In my very personal little strategy, I’ve been into evangelism visiting areas like Ughelli and contained in the Orile group, Ajegunle and so forth. God has been selection all through these visits to evangelise the gospel to people who discover themselves however to acquire Christ. We think about He will take us globally in a short time.”
Taribo revealed that his switch to Europe found him entangled in a single different lifetime of charms and superstitious beliefs.
With a new-found lifetime of affluence, the defender paid huge sums of money for him to be supplied charms to win video video games, defend him from career-threatening accidents and along with be foretold the outcomes of matches sooner than that they had been carried out.
He used to burn candles and preserve a magical stone from Israel sooner than video video games.
“Of course certain (I was involved). I don’t know why of us decline to discuss their involvement with charms. Football has to do with loads of powers. When there are massive events, you check out the stadium, you see of us, followers invoking each type of points; magicians are there, voodooists are there.
“In my having fun with days, after I used to be ignorant, I used to get some mallams and babalawos (standard medical docs) to make charms for us, which we took to (nationwide) camp.
Sometimes it labored, typically it didn’t.
“In some golf tools, sooner than every recreation, the president or chief of the membership gives you with a lucky appeal to play with. They will let you understand to put it in your boots or socks and play. It’s their superstitious notion; that it may presumably help them win matches.
“There are some coaches who’re associated to African magicians and soothsayers from Senegal, Burkina Faso, Zaire and even Nigeria.