RENT “TRUE STORY”, FEATURING NGO OKAFOR TONIGHT FOR FREE ON HBO

Looking for a movie to watch on this cold night…or maybe not so cold if you don’t live in New York City (lucky you), be sure to rent “True Story”. “True Story” features Ngo Okafor, Jonah Hill and James Franco and is now available for free on Demand, on HBO. Rent it! Rent it!! Rent… [Continue Reading]

NGO OKAFOR IS FEATURED IN ALOHA MAGAZINE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Ngo Okafor is quickly becoming one of the top people to watch for in the fitness business in 2015. Following his impressive feature in THE NEW YORK POST  as one of the top trainers in New York City, we are excited to announce that ALOHA.COM and THE ALOHA WAY Magazine has also featured Ngo… [Continue Reading]

BLACK MALE MODEL, NGO OKAFOR APPEARS ON “THE REAL” TALK SHOW

Ngo Okafor, The Most Downloaded Black Male Model, just made an appearance on “THE REAL” , a new talk show on FOX 5. Check out screen shots of Ngo’s segment here. The show featuring Ngo will air in New York, on Monday, at 12pm. Please check out www.therealtalkshow.com to find out what time the show… [Continue Reading]

NGO OKAFOR’S NEW ARTICLE IN WELL AND GOOD

Nigerian-born Okafor got into boxing at 31, an age that’s often closer to retirement for others used to the ring. But within three years, he became a two-time heavyweight champion, winning back-to-back Golden Gloves in 2008 and 2009. His chiseled physique also led him to a career in modeling, and you’ve probably seen his muscled body inMen’s… [Continue Reading]

MY PART ON LAW AND ORDER:SVU, SHOOTS TONIGHT: HARD WORK PAYS OFF

As the first full week of normalcy after hurricane Sandy draws to a close, I have a lot to be thankful for. As I pray for the people who lost their lives and property to the storm, I am thankful for making it through without any damage. The climate is changing and we have to… [Continue Reading]

ORLANDO CRUZ, COMES OUT AS FIRST OPENLY GAY BOXER!

I just saw this on CNN and wanted to share it with you guys. I think that it’s a great thing that Orlando Cruz has done. This is great fro boxing, a sport which has a history of being bashful against gay people. I believe that every human being should live their lives as who… [Continue Reading]

MARLEN ESPARZA: FIRST AMERICAN FEMALE BOXER TO WIN OLYMPIC BOXING MATCH

Marlen Esparza’s CoverGirl smile lit up the room as she posed for pictures with family and friends and embraced her newest confidante, BALCO founder Victor Conte. Esparza, a 110-pound boxer, was savoring every moment of what was a historic day for the once-mighty U.S. boxing team, which is now a mess. Esparza, though, became the first… [Continue Reading]

PAUL WILLIAMS, BOXER, PARALYZED IN MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

Boxer Paul Williams was left paralyzed after a Sunday motorcycle crash near Atlanta, and doctors are unsure whether the 30-year-old will be able to walk again. Williams’ manager told the Associated Press on Monday that Williams severed his spinal cord and that he cannot move from the waist down. “He’s in very good spirits, though,”… [Continue Reading]

BOXER JOHNNY TAPIA DEAD AT 45: ESCAPED DEATH 4 TIMES

My love affair with boxing run’s so deep and this is why my heart breaks when true warriors die. These warriors are so rare in our lives. Unfortunately, many of these men lead very troubled lives. Johnny Tapia was no exception. He was such a great fighter. Read the story below:  (CNN) — The crazy life… [Continue Reading]

FIRST AMERICAN FEMALE BOXER QUALIFIES FOR LONDON OLYMPICS 2012

Female boxing will be introduced to the Olympic games for the first time ever at the London 2012 Olympics. I always why that was? I guess many people do not want to see women fighting. There are so many great female fighters in the world and I’m happy that these girls will be able to… [Continue Reading]

HOW DOES THIS PICTURE MAKE YOU FEEL?

How does this picture of the greatest fighter of all time, Muhammad Ali, make you feel? How does this quote make you feel? You’ll be amazed at the responses I got when I asked this question. Some people told me that it makes them tired just looking at the picture. Whaaaaaaaaaat? I couldn’t understand why… [Continue Reading]

CHECK OUT MY NEW INTERVIEW ON EDENLIFENIGERIA.COM

Ngo Okafor: The Spirit Of A Champion by Eden Lifestyleon May 8, 2012 Within 3 years of beginning his career in 2005, Ngoli Onyeka Okafor, became a two-time heavyweight champion, winning back-to-back Golden Gloves, amateur boxing’s highest distinction. His accomplishments are even more impressive when one considers Ngo’s background. Raised in the Ibo speaking region… [Continue Reading]

BILLY THE KID, FORMER NIGERIAN WORLD CLASS BOXER, TURNS DESTITUTE…ANOTHER HERO IN NEED

Just like ex football legend Rashidi Yekini was buried, pennyless, this weekend in Kwara State, another Nigerian hero and former international boxer Mr Biliaminu aka Billy Kid has turned  destitute. The boxer who brought several acolades to his home land is now homeless. A visit to the boxer in Nigeria during the week in his makeshift home in Ebutte Metta… [Continue Reading]

ANOTHER DAY… ANOTHER SHOOT

Yesterday was a bit busy because I got a last minute call from a very good friend and photographer JaDee. News 12 in NYC was doing a profile on him and he wanted to shoot me for the show. It was a great opportunity for both of us, so I jumped at it. I had to… [Continue Reading]

YOU MUST ADAPT IN ORDER TO WIN!!

It’s raining outside in NYC…again. Actually, I shouldn’t complain because the past several days have been very nice. It’s been unusually warm for the last week in November. Global warming Anyone? Or should I say….CLIMATE CHANGE. In business and in the building of a brand, you must be willing to adapt in order to win…. [Continue Reading]

GREETINGS FROM THE TRENCHES

It’s been quite a few days since I wrote in my blog. If you are in America, I hope you had a happy Thanksgiving. As you might have noticed, I haven’t written a blog post in a while. This is so because the past two weeks have been the busiest in a very long time…. [Continue Reading]

WE HAVE TO FIGHT THE POWER!!

Black Male Model Ngo OKafor Today’s blog will be short and hopefully, sweet, because I have to run out to a sparring session in a few minutes. I didn’t want to run out without leaving you with some food for thought. It’s all about consistency. The past few days have been hectic and I haven’t… [Continue Reading]

TRUE WARRIOR GONE

The boxing world and indeed the world in general has lost a great warrior. ‘Smoking’ Joe Frazier died yesterday, losing his battle with liver cancer. He was only 67 years old. In this day and age, 67 is extremely young. Joe Frazier was the first man to beat Muhammad Ali. He dominated the fight from… [Continue Reading]

AS THE LOEWS TAGLINE SAYS…NEVER STOP IMPROVING

On several occasions, I have had some of my best workouts when I’ve been tired as hell. Yesterday was one of them. I was up until 4am the previous night, editing videos and uploading them to my website www.getingo.com in addition to uploading them to www.youtube.com, www.vimeo.com, www.dailymotion, and google+. When I woke up yesterday I was exhausted,… [Continue Reading]

DO YOU HAVE AN EATING DISORDER

The weekend is over and I have to say that it was a good one. I didn’t go too crazy. No hangover, no headache, no overeating. My weekends usually end with at least one of these signs of a great time! I’ve been meaning to write a blog about eating disorders because I feel that… [Continue Reading]