More than 50 years ago, six footballers from northern travelled to England. Famously playing barefoot, they defeated the Great British Olympic team 2-1. One of them, Okot p’Bitek, remained to study, going on to become a renowned East African poet.
While local Senegalese league teams play in almost deserted stadia, audiences crowd around televisions to follow the latest matches of the English Premier League, the Spanish La Liga, or the pan-European UEFA Champions League.
Dangote first announced his intention to buy the club last year
MultiChoice has dominated the pay TV market for over two decades, and in the process has extensively shaped the views of its biggest customer, the African millennial
We Africans are not water people, so our response to seas is uneven