”Messi’s from Jupiter”, Nigeria’s coach Keshi reacts to Argentina’s win

by Junio Vermund

After an interesting match between Argentina’s Albeceste and Nigeria’s Super Eagles yesterday, a match which ended in a 3-2 victory for the Argentine team; Nigeria’s coach Stephen Keshi has described Barcelona forward Lionel Messi as a player ‘from Jupiter’ as he spearheaded Nigeria’s defeat in their final Group F game. Read more about ”Messi’s from Jupiter”, Nigeria’s coach Keshi reacts to Argentina’s win

#BringBackOurGirls campaign takes center stage at the Brazil 2014 World cup

by Edesiri Dagogo With endorsements from the Pope, Presidents (and their wives), Sheikhs, Movie stars (and the list goes on), the “Bring Back Our Girls” campaign is unarguably the most popular hash-tag campaign of the past two months (if not all time). So it was only a matter of time before it took center stage […]

Brazil 2014: Crime drops in Kenyan town as criminals are ”occupied watching the World Cup”

by Simi George

Reports from AFP say that a town in western Kenya has recorded a sharp drop in serious crime, with police concluding that criminals were too busy watching the World Cup to go out and steal. Read more about Brazil 2014: Crime drops in Kenyan town as criminals are ”occupied watching the World Cup”

Brazil 2014: Anti-FIFA world cup graffiti popping up on the streets of Rio

by Junio Vermund

With Brazil as the host of this year’s ongoing world cup, a lot of expenditure has been made to put the necessary infrastructure for the competition in place. However, Brazilians are not at ease with the financial implications of having Brazil as the World Cup host. Read more about Brazil 2014: Anti-FIFA world cup graffiti popping up on the streets of Rio