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Trevor Noah to produce film on eight-year-old Nigerian chess prodigy

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 7, 2019
Television host and comedian, Trevor Noah is developing a film about Tanitoluwa ‘Tani’ Adewumi, the eight-year-old Nigerian chess prodigy. News Agency of Nigeria reports that Adewumi’s story broke the internet in March when he was profiled by the New York Times, going from homelessness to internationally known chess champion. Noah, who hosted the award-winning The […]