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Members of the Kenyan Riders club, from left Samwel Ekiru, Suleiman Kangangi and Paul Ajiko. ‘The world has to watch out,’ says their coach Simon Blake. (Pic: Nicolas Leong)
Commonwealth Games – Kenyan cyclists dream big
July 31, 2014 Posted by :
From delivering milk in the hills of Kenya to racing through the streets of Glasgow at the Commonwealth Games, it is fair to say life is about ...
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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo (L) takes a free kick during the World Cup Group G soccer match against Ghana. (Pic: Reuters)
Ghanaian soccer fans seek asylum in Brazil
July 14, 2014 Posted by :
Around 200 Ghanaians have requested asylum after travelling to Brazil to watch the World Cup, with officials expecting hundreds more to do so once the tournament ends. Fans ...
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The Nigerian team sing their national anthem before taking on Iran in a Group F match on June 16. (Pic: AFP)
Amid chaos, African teams make history at the World Cup
June 30, 2014 Posted by :
Stephen Keshi had just finished repelling yet another query about the Nigeria player bonus payment issue when he wiped his brow, leaned forward and posed a rhetorical ...
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Ghana's players warm up during a training session in Brasilia. (Pic: AFP)
Ghana airlifts $3m to Black Stars to end protest
June 26, 2014 Posted by :
The Ghana government on Wednesday airlifted more than three million dollars in cash to Brazil to stop protests by players ahead of their crunch game against Portugal. Speaking after ...
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A spectator at the Germany-Ghana World Cup match on June 21. (Pic: AFP)
Fifa probes blackface fan photos at World Cup
June 23, 2014 Posted by :
Fifa is investigating a possible racial discrimination case after photographs circulated of fans with blackface makeup at Germany’s match against Ghana. Images posted on social media networks ...
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