Africa: Rwandan tourism scores big after Arsenal deal, despite criticism

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English football club, Arsenal have been advertising “Visit Rwanda” on players’ sleeves for the past year. The campaign, which was controversial at its launch, has lifted overall tourism numbers by 8%, according to Rwandan officials. Kigali and Arsenal signed a 3-year deal worth £30 million (€34 million) deal in May last year. And it is working, according to the Rwanda […]

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Africa: Arsenal Wellbeck visits family built school in his ancestral home in Kumasi Ghana

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Arsenal star, who plays in England’s national team, is currently spending time with his family who reside in Ghana’s second largest city, Kumasi.. The 26 year old Arsenal star who was born to Ghanaian parents in 1990, is expected to stay in Ghana for the next couple of days before he flies out to start pre-season with the Gunners. Confirming […]

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The 13 Highest Paid Football Managers In The World

Football’s highest paid managers for the 2015/16 season have been announced by sports magazine Football France. The figures, cited by City AM, show that the game’s top managers can compete with their superstar players when it comes to massive salaries. It seems that British managers need to up their game, as only one made the list — even though he […]

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I want to be greater than my uncle, Okocha – Iwobi, Nigerian soccer player

It is a pathetic story that Nigeria will not feature at the next Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon after losing Group G ticket to Egypt following a 1-0 defeat in Alexandria on Tuesday which was preceded by a 1-1 draw in Kaduna last week Friday but the country can take some positives from the ill-fated campaign and one of […]

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How Nigerian Banker Daniel Orogun was allegedly murdered in Liberia

The family of Daniel Orogun, a Nigerian banker and Managing Director (MD) of Guarantee Trust Bank’s (GTB) Liberia who was said to have drowned in a Liberia river on January 24, has alleged that his death was masterminded by a customer. Orogun was buried at the weekend at the Ikoyi Vaults, Lagos after his family’s revelation for the first time […]

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