Mikel John Obi is the only player to have represented Nigeria in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, FIFA U-20 World Cup (won Silver), Olympics/U-23 (won Bronze), AFCON (won Gold), Confederations Cup and FIFA #WorldCup.
In 2002, Aliou Cisse was the Captain of the Senegalese squad that became the first African team to qualify for the Quarter Finals of the #WorldCup In 2018, he has become the first person to have been the Captain and Coach of the Lions of Teranga (Senegal).
In 1976, Jean-Bedel Bakossa 1 crowned himself Emperor of Central Africa Republic in a $20m lavish Napoleon-styled ceremony paid for by France in exchange for lots of diamonds & uranium. He felt the title of “President” was beneath him. The ceremony had thousands of Dom Perignon.
– South African petrochemical giant Sasol has set a world record after flying the world’s maiden commercial passenger flight powered solely by the company’s 100 percent synthetic jet fuel, which is made by converting coal into liquid fuel. The South African based company has been working over the 100 percent synthetic jet fuel, produced by […]
EAST AFRICA is a beautiful place to visit, or even live for a while. Knowing a little bit of Swahili before you go will endear the people toward you and start your trip off right. Learn your greetings Saying “Hello and Good Morning” are a must in East Africa. You would never start a conversation without a sufficient […]
Mauritius is now the happiest country in Africa, followed by crisis-torn Libya, Algeria and Morocco respectively. The report also indicated that Somalia, another crisis-torn nation, is Africa’s sixth happiest country ahead of Cameroun, Gaborn and South Africa which ranked seven, eight and nine respectively. On the global stage, Finland is now the happiest country to […]