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Adedayo Akinbode – Running Marathons Anywhere and Everywhere

In a country where there are more sprinters than long distance runners, indeed, Nigeria has a rare breed in Adedayo Akinbode.

David Lekuta Rudisha – Africa’s Winning Man.

David Lekuta Rudisha is the current Olympic champion and World record holder in the 800 metres as well as the current Olympic Champion at the distance. He...

Abreham Cherkos Feleke- Ethiopia’s Rising Star.

It appears Ethiopia has got more than her fair share of track exploits and experts.  One may never be able to comprehensively sing of...

Dejen Gebremeskel- Another Ethiopian Track King.

Growing up in Gulo-Makeda Woreda, a one horse part of Ethiopia would be considered boring and totally depressing by many youngsters, but not Dejen...

Aberu Kebede Shewaye- Africa’s Shining Star.

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia stands out in the great continent of Africa for several unique reasons. Its beautiful capital city of Addis...

Aselefech Mergia Medessa- Ethiopia’s Track Princess and her Mega Moves.

Our dreams will come true, and our goals will be achieved if we have the courage and passion to pursue them. Aselefech has proved this...

Dennis Kimetto – The Farmer who Became a World-class Sprinter.

  Dennis Kimetto’s outstanding performance at the 2013 Chicago Marathon remains atop the list of his most celebrated victories. Born in Eldoret, Kenya in January, 1984,...

Kipchoge Hezekiah “Kip” Keino- Much More than a Sporting Hero.

While Plato argued that leaders are born and not made, Likert a member of the behavioral school of thought insisted that leadership can be...

Theodore Ernest “Ernie” Els- Pro Golfer and One of Africa’s Best.

He has often been described as having the right game to finally be the golfer to beat Woods in a major. Born 17 October...

Joseph Michael Yobo; A Super Eagle on and off the Field

Tomorrow, June 12, the World Cup officially kicks off! We have got world cup fever in our bones, and our African Star this bright...

Amantle Montsho- Top-Class Sprinter Like no Other.

  She came quite young, unassuming, and determined. The journey was not easy; she made sacrifices, worked relentlessly, made mistakes, failed repeatedly; yet she pressed...

Emily Chebet Muge- The World Class Sprinter

With each day come new opportunities; to make things right, take life a bit more seriously or even to make life changing decisions. A...

Gnégnéri Yaya Touré- the Football Giant and All-time Record Breaker

Who does it better than our very own Gnegneri Yaya Toure; the extremely gifted and versatile footballer? This top class Ivorian footballer is known and...
the victorious Golden Eaglets of Nigeria at the 2013 Under 17 World Cup

Great Pictures of the Victorious Golden Eaglets of Nigeria at the 2013 Under 17...

It seemed just like a fairy tale. The boys went all the way. I am talking about the Victorious Golden Eaglets of Nigeria who this...
Victorious Golden Eaglets of Nigeria under 17 World Cup UAE 2013

An Interesting Discourse on the Victory of the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria at the...

When the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria lifted the 2013 Under 17 FIFA World Cup in far away Abu Dhabi,  I heartily wheeled away in...

Ovie Iroro; Paving the way in International Motorsports

The Nigerian born race car driver Ovie Iroro has maintained unbeatable progress and has remained a shining star in motorsport. He is a stickler...

Edna Ngeringwony Kiplagat- Born to Race

Born September 6 1979 in Kenya, Edna Ngeringwony Kiplagat is a long distant runner that has distinguished herself and maintained a position as the...

Amanda Dlamini- The Striker Extraordinaire

She is not only lovable as her name, she is also intelligent, focused, modest and clearly charismatic. Amanda Sinegugu Dlamini has proven that what...

Another 10,000 Meters Gold Medal For Tirunesh Dibaba

  Tirunesh Dibaba has done it again. Last Sunday, she shone like a million starts at the ongoing World Athletics Championships in Russia, winning the gold medal in...

Tirunesh Dibaba Kenene- The Record-Breaking Expert

  “Judge not any man by his appearance, for there is always more to a man than that which meets the human eyes”. This saying...

Lamine Gueye- Skiing For Africa

I feel highly elated, each time I have to write a success story; what greater joy if it happens to be an African story....

Natnael Berhane- The African Cycling Champion

Born January 5 1991, young Natnael Berhane has become a name to be reckoned with in professional cycling; a sport not very common in...

Masai Ujiri- For the Love of BasketBall…

A good number of Africans have upheld the hand of our dear continent and have kept her flag flying high to the acclamation of...

Highlights – Nigeria vs Spain

African Football Champions, the Super Eagles of Nigeria locked horns with the World and European Champions, Spain in their final group match at the...

Meseret Defar: “I Am Going There To Set A Record”

This is the story of a powerful athlete who was once relegated to the background, and who despite the odds, went on to become...