The Juventus team of Ghana’s Kwadwo Asamoah, Italy’s Angelo Ogbonna and the French pair Patrice Evra and Paul Pogba.
Of course football administrators in predominantly white countries that aren’t Africa have no interest at all in “looking after” their families.
When the rapper Akala called out Britain’s racism on Frankie Boyle’s show.
In Britain in 2015, racism is being used to dismantle the consensus on the welfare state, and to undo the greatest achievement of British democracy.
We’ve teamed up with brand new soccer kit supplier AMS (like them on Facebook) to give you the chance to win a Sierra Leone or South Sudan kit.
Nine conclusions we can draw from the hype machine that was the viral advocacy campaign, Kony 2012. One of them was that ordinary Ugandans saw right through it.
A very short introduction to Peter Mutharika, Malawi’s new President.
China is building new football stadiums in Africa. If its “agenda” of stadium diplomacy has been concealed, it hasn’t really been hidden very far from view.
The story of African migrants entering the Eurozone by sea is basically indecipherable as it is told in global and national media reports, because they are described only as helpless victims.
Can you name at least ten at least 10 black football managers who are in charge of club teams in the top leagues; and by top, we mean Europe.
Before Eusebio, it was unthinkable for a European national team to be dominated by or build around players of African origin.
Why should black players have the burden of calling out racism, while white players don’t feel compelled to do the same?
We don’t want to see a film about what might have been, however seductive that aspect of Burkina Faso’s history is. But what was achieved.
European football officials may have missed it, but Palestine already scored several goals in this season’s UEFA Champions League.
The UK government is now openly tweeting its contempt for people of color.
Rick Ross has since deleted a tweet about landing “in the beautiful country of Africa.” He deserved all the scorn. He’s been to three African countries already and should know.
Even after the Mau Mau case the British will never stop kidding themselves about the crimes of empire.
After years of being frozen out by Bingu wa Mutharika’s administration, President Joyce Banda has restored the IMF to the top table of Malawian policy-making and pushed through a sweeping reforms at their behest.
Madonna’s attempt to save face after her scolding by Malawi’s president to rehash the stereotype of the corrupt African leader rings hollow, and a bit desperate. Malawi’s President wasn’t having it.
Why when African leaders meet Barack Obama, they are received in groups (unlike all other heads of state) and rarely get to speak?