African Football and Why Media Coverage MattersBlogs

African Football and Why Media Coverage Matters

It is not difficult to reach conclusion that mass media coverage of football matters in Africa. At least, not after…

Final Scores Should Not Sway Post Match AnalysisBlogs

Final Scores Should Not Sway Post Match Analysis

I am seriously beginning to wonder about post game analysis and the pundits that preside over them. It actually started…

NPFL 2016/17: The best of the bestBlogs

NPFL 2016/17: The best of the best

The 2016/17 Nigeria Professional Football League season came to a thrilling climax on Saturday with rather fewer surprises than expected. Plateau…

Is Victor Moses the New Boss?Blogs

Is Victor Moses the New Boss?

Victor Moses is undoubtedly under consideration for the 2017 African Footballer of the Year. His performances with Chelsea FC of…

The Onazi Papers: work permits for footballers and Brexit’s omens for a poorer PremiershipBlogs

The Onazi Papers: work permits for footballers and Brexit’s omens for a poorer Premiership

The 2017 summer transfer window in English football was notable as much for the transfers that did not happen as…

AFROBASKET 2017: Continuity or Discontinuity for D’TigersBasketball

AFROBASKET 2017: Continuity or Discontinuity for D’Tigers

In my previous write up previewing the upcoming Afrobasket 2017 tournament, I raised a number of issues facing Nigerian basketball…

Bouake: from war zone to soccer cityBlogs

Bouake: from war zone to soccer city

Ivory Coast’s second largest city, Bouake is grooving football after years of trauma from armed conflicts and rebellion. No more…

Yaounde at last! Most comfortable turns most annoyingBlogs

Yaounde at last! Most comfortable turns most annoying

Here is the concluding part of my trip to Cameroon for Monday night’s game against Nigeria. You may have to…

Will Serena Williams make a successful comeback after childbirth?Blogs

Will Serena Williams make a successful comeback after childbirth?

At 35, having won 23 grand slams and with the birth of her baby girl three days ago, the question…

My Cameroonian adventure: a pleasurable stressBlogs

My Cameroonian adventure: a pleasurable stress

One key maxim I’ve upheld all through my life journey is: “If you don’t move with like minds, move alone.”…