[Vanguard]Despite the accolades that have trailed his exploits with the Super Eagles that were crowned with a ticket to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi says qualifying Togo for the 2006 World Cup.
Motivations Vary as African Diaspora Vote in US Election
For most African immigrants in the United States, the right to vote is precious. Ivo Tasong, a Cameroonian American who immigrated to the U.S. in 1986, said voting is something he will never take for granted. “Being fortunate to migrate and come and live in the United States, that civic duty cannot be taken for […]
Gambia ends ECOWAS wrestling championship with Nigeria defeat (Daily Observer (Gambia))
The Gambia lost to Nigeria in the third and fourth place playoff of the 7th edition of the ECOWAS traditional wrestling championship in the Senegalese capital of Dakar on Sunday at the Stade Demba Diop. Leket Bu Barra also lost in the third place bout for the 86kg individual category. Thirteen countries within the ECOWAS sub-region…
EU deforestation bill threatens Latin America, Asian and African countries
BRUSSELS— European lawmakers and EU member states inked a deal to ban the purchase of products such as cocoa, coffee, and soybeans that contribute to deforestation, increasing the pressure exerted on Brazilian exports. The list also encompasses palm oil, wood, beef, rubber, and derivate products like skins, chocolate, furniture, and paper. In addition to […]