The former Inter Milan and Auxerre defender, Taribo, said he took exception to a recent comment by Osaze that ex-stars like Taribo ought to be better treated by the authorities: “I think he has lost track and needs to get himself together. If he is fighting for ex-players, then that is not how to go about it. He should come home and fight those who are not helping the footballers,” Taribo said.
“It was embarrassing to read such comments about me in the newspapers. The last time he probably saw me was in 2008, so what does he know about me?
“Have I asked him for money before? God has been kind to me and my ministry and I have not begged anybody for money,” he said.