A crowd-funding campaign has raised more than $40,000 (£30,000) to help Ethiopia's Olympic marathon silver medallist Feyisa Lilesa seek asylum. He crossed his hands above his head as he finished the race - a gesture made by Ethiopia's Oromo people who have suffered brutal police crackdowns. He says he may be killed if he goes [...]
40 year old Joachim Chinakwe who named his dog Buhari was today arraigned before a Sango Magistrate Court, Ogun state. He was arrested at Ketere area of Sango Ota on August13th after he was reported by a neighbour for naming his pet dog Buhari. According to the charge sheet, Joachim who is a trader, was [...]
It appears the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt couldn’t keep his hands off the hot Brazilian ladies, after all the partying in Rio. A 20-year-old student, Jady Duarte, has shared pictures suggesting that she spent the night with the Olympic legend after he celebrated his 30th birthday on Saturday. This comes on the heels of the sprinter’s mother [...]
Look at the teams getting medalled for women's 4X100m Gold: USA Silver: Jamaica Bronze: UK Every single athlete on the podium is black woman. Africa is truly blessed with talents.
This is so adorable! Hundreds of Ugandan twins, from toddlers to elders, have gathered in the capital Kampala to celebrate an annual festival. The twins, together with their families and friends, came out to share their life’s experiences. Watch:
The Summer Olympic Games have come to an end in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, with Kenya finishing at position 15, the best performing nation from Africa. The East African country scooped an impressive 13 medals, most of which came from track events. The country’s athletes managed to win six gold medals, six [...]
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"The U.K. and the U.S. could not have been built today without Africa's aid. It is all the resources that were taken from Africa, including human, that built these countries today! So when they try to give back, we shouldn't be on the defensive" - Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former Nigerian Finance Minister and respected economist.
An Olympic marathon runner from Ethiopia staged a daring protest against his home government when he crossed the line in Rio on Sunday. As he took the silver medal, Feyisa Lilesa crossed his arms above - a gesture made by the Oromo people who have suffered brutal police crackdowns. Lilesa is from Oromia, home to [...]
#Rio2016Olympics: South African Caster Semenya wins Gold in Women’s 800m Event as IAAF Presses Case on Whether Should Compete with Other Women
South Africa’s Caster Semenya on Saturday night, won gold – her first olympic medal – in the women’s 800m event at #Rio2016. She crossed the finish line in 1:55.28. The time was her personal best, a new South African national record, and the fifth-fastest time in Olympic history. Behind her, Francine Niyonsaba, the world Indoor champion, grabbed [...]