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SPORTS

Lukaku, Ziyech, Pulisic, Hudson-Odoi & Seven Other Chelsea Stars With Dual Citizenship

Chelsea football club have some of the best players in the world at the moment. Many of these Chelsea stars are back off from winning the prestigious champions league trophy last campaign and that shows the type of worldclass quality they possess as individuals and as a team in general.

  9 months ago ago
Lukaku, Ziyech, Pulisic, Hudson-Odoi & Seven Other Chelsea Stars With Dual Citizenship

SPORTS

Top 5 DR Congo Players Who Play For Other Countries.

Most of the African players who play in Europe come from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Unfortunately, the French-speaking country is losing most of its potential players as they all try to settle in Europe, especially France and Belgium. Here is a list of Congolese players who play for other countries and with different nationality.

  11 months ago ago
Top 5 DR Congo Players Who Play For Other Countries.

SPORTS

The Top 7 African Nations With The Most International Trophies.

Winning an international trophy is certainly the biggest dream of every nation that participates in the game of football. While there are a huge number of nations that aren't so lucky in this regard, there are other nations that have won so many trophies already, and a few African countries aren't an exception.

  8 months ago ago
The Top 7 African Nations With The Most International Trophies.

POLITICS

23 African countries That Changed Their Names After They Gained Independence.

After gaining independence, some people felt the need to give their country a new name to mark a new beginning. While most of them changed their country's name immediately after independence, some felt the need to do that years after gaining independence. Below are 23 African countries that changed their name post independence.

  1 year ago ago
23 African countries That Changed Their Names After They Gained Independence.

SPORTS

Opinion: Is this the real Chuba Akpom who played for Arsenal?

Koyero looks at Chuba Akpom's disappointing time at Middlesbrough and asks what’s wrong with the Arsenal product?News coming out of England this week has suggested that Middlesbrough striker Brit Assombalonga may not be sticking around the Riverside for very long.The 28-year-old has been sensational this term for Borough, scoring five League goals and becoming a focal point for the free-flowing, all-encompassing football of the former Premier League campaigners.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Is this the real Chuba Akpom who played for Arsenal?

SPORTS

CAF Champions League Results And Review

After a successful preliminary stage, Africa most prominent inter club competition, CAF Champions League, kicked off with many mouth watering fixtures as the quest for continental glory gets underway. A total of 16games were in offer at the weekend with a total of 36goals scored, below are the results and a review of the games.

  8 months ago ago
CAF Champions League Results And Review

SPORTS

3 African Countries That Could Qualify For Their First Ever World Cup

Africa hasn't been given a lot of slots at the World Cup until just recently when it was increased to 5 slots. As a result of the little representation, only the best of the best in Africa have qualified for the world cup. However, there are some countries who might be headed for the first world cup in their country's history.

  8 months ago ago
3 African Countries That Could Qualify For Their First Ever World Cup

CULTURE

Patrice Lumumba: A Hero Without A Grave.

After the Berlin conference of 1884 to 1885, the Democratic Republic of Congo, the richest land on Earth, was given exclusively as a personal property to the Royal crown of Belgium (King Leopold the II). This exclusive right of ownership not only covered the land and the resources beneath it, but also the humans and their labor.

  9 months ago ago
Patrice Lumumba: A Hero Without A Grave.

POLITICS

King Leopold II Of Belgium And The Horror Of DR Congo.

The Belgian ruler was one of the primary encouragers of the Berlin Conference, which redrew the guide of Africa – in a way that would sound natural to him, Leopold II would not like to face the challenge of missing "a fine opportunity to get for ourselves, a cut of this superb African cake," as recorded by the US historian, Adam Hochschild in his book 'Lord Leopold's Ghost', one of the most fundamental works about the Congo colonization.

  8 months ago ago
King Leopold II Of Belgium And The Horror Of DR Congo.

SPORTS

Why Wan-Bissaka Can't Make The England National Team

Photo Credit: Goal.com The October international break is just a few days away from now and as expected of the national team coach, they will release the list of players they want in the national team. Photo Credit: Sky Sports England national team manager, Gareth Southgate has released the list of players he wants in camp for the upcoming international break, and Aaron Wan-Bissaka once again missed out on the list.

  8 months ago ago
Why Wan-Bissaka Can't Make The England National Team

SPORTS

Chelsea defender, Xavier Mbuyamba supports his country in the ongoing Euros

Xavier Mbuyamba may not be representing the Netherlands in the ongoing European Championship but he is playing his part by showing his support for them on social media. He took to his social media page to post some photos where he was putting on his country's national team shirt a couple of minutes ago, and he also wished them well after they qualified for the knockout stage of the Euros last night.

  1 year ago ago
Chelsea defender, Xavier Mbuyamba supports his country in the ongoing Euros

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Interesting Facts To Know About The Democratic Republic Of Congo

Democratic Republic Of Congo is the worlds richest country in terms of mineral resources, it has an estimated $23 trillion worth of mineral resources deposit still untouched. If properly handled and well managed, DR Congo could be the largest exporter of natural resources and net producer of finished goods in the world.

  9 months ago ago
Interesting Facts To Know About The Democratic Republic Of Congo

POLITICS

"USA Shouldn't Do This" - Twitter User Reacts After U.S. Excluded Nigeria On COVID-19 Funds To Africa

Federal republic of Nigeria has been excluded from U.S.’ $91 million COVID-19 response fund to Africa. Nigeria which is one of the country affected by the COVID-19 was exempted even when the country lost millions of dollars during the COVID-19 crisis. Jeremy Konyndyk, who is the executive director of the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) COVID-19 task force didn't mention Nigeria when he was announcing the Western country’s intervention fund to African countries.

  1 year ago ago

MILITARY

Two People Injured As Bomb Explode In Catholic Church.

On Sunday, a handmade bomb exploded inside a Catholic church in Beni, in the troubled eastern province of the Democratic Republic of Congo, injuring two people few hours before a children's confirmation ceremony would be held in the church. Photo: Credited to Google. The explosion occurred at 6:00 a.m. (0400 GMT), according to Narcisse Muteba Kashale, the head of police in Beni's town hall, and experts from the UN mission in DR Congo revealed that "the explosion was a home-made bomb, a bomb that was set up for an ambush."

  1 year ago ago
Two People Injured As Bomb Explode In Catholic Church.

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 3 Killed In Plane Crash in eastern DR Congo, Police Clash With Bandits In Fierce Gunfight In Zamfara

Three killed in plane crash in eastern DR Congo Three people were killed in a plane crash Wednesday at Kavumu airport in South Kivu province in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), according to Radio Okapi, a United Nations-run radio station. Photo credit: Nigerian Tribune

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: 3 Killed In Plane Crash in eastern DR Congo, Police Clash With Bandits In Fierce Gunfight In Zamfara

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Three Killed In Plane Crash in eastern DR Congo, 44 Suspected Criminals Busted In Nasarawa

Three killed in plane crash in eastern DR Congo According to Radio Okapi, a United Nations-run radio station, three people were killed in a plane crash Wednesday at Kavumu airport in South Kivu province in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Photo credit: Nigerian Tribune

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Three Killed In Plane Crash in eastern DR Congo, 44 Suspected Criminals Busted In Nasarawa

SPORTS

Nigeria's Men Volleyball Win Classification Game.

In the men's event of the 2021 African Men's Volleyball Championship, Nigeria beat DR Congo in a seventh place game 3 - 0, Tuesday morning in Rwanda. The team won 25–17 25–22 25–17 to complete their campaign. There will be other classification games to conclude later today as the 2021 event winds down for the men.

  9 months ago ago
Nigeria's Men Volleyball Win Classification Game.

POLITICS

Aisha Buhari visits family of COAS, Attahiru; Thousands flee homes as volcano erupts in DR Congo

Aisha Buhari visit family of COAS, Attahiru Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria The spouse of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha has visited the group of the late Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru. Aisha Buhari felt for the Attahiru's widow, Fati and the group of the expired.

  1 year ago ago
Aisha Buhari visits family of COAS, Attahiru; Thousands flee homes as volcano erupts in DR Congo

SOCIETY

As a volcano erupts in the DR Congo, thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes

Thousands of people have fled the Democratic Republic of Congo due to a volcanic eruption, but the flaming lava from Mount Nyiragongo appeared to have come to a halt early Sunday on the outskirts of Goma city. The molten rock, which the eruption had sent close to Goma airport on the shores of Lake Kivu, remained unstable, but had come to a halt in the eastern city's suburbs, according to an AFP correspondent on the scene.

  1 year ago ago
As a volcano erupts in the DR Congo, thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes

POLITICS

Jovenel Moise Joins The List Of African Leaders Who Were Assassinated While Still In Power

On 7 July 2021, Jovenel Moise was assassinated when unidentified gunmen attacked his residence in Pelerin 5, a district of Petion-Ville. His wife Martine Moise, the first Lady of Haiti was hospitalized for wounds sustained during the attack. Moise has joined the list of African leaders who were assassinated while still in power.

  11 months ago ago
Jovenel Moise Joins The List Of African Leaders Who Were Assassinated While Still In Power