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Hemp-Smoking Hooligan/’Area Boy’ SCD Warrior Recalls Life In The Trenches

‘My Life As an ‘Area Boy’‘ By Titi Aladei Oluwadare Olatunji David, alias Pastore, is a 29-year-old former street hooligan – or, as they are called in Lagos, ‘Area Boy’. Until three years ago, he was neck deep in the trade of hooliganism – rough living, extortion, burglary, etc. Unlike most Area Boys, Pastore lives…