Father of chess Record-breaker, Tunde Onakoya reveals how he tried preventing him from playing chess

The father of Nigerian chess master Tunde Onakoya, Pa Onakoya, has disclosed that he wasn’t always in favor of his son’s chess playing.

He said that to get Tunde to concentrate on his studies as a child, he used to interfere with his chess games.

The delighted father revealed this in a brief interview with City Edge TV. On Wednesday, Tunde Onakoya’s father arrived at the Lagos airport with his wife and others to greet the Guinness World Record-breaker with heroism.