Both the youngest and the oldest player in the 2018 French World Cup squad were of African origin – Kylian Mbappé, born in Paris in 1998 of African parents, and Steve Mandanda, born in Kinshasa in 1985
Although Ghana officially launched the Return to Africa project last year, the history of Africans in the diaspora returning to the Mother Continent goes back …
The impact of the African and Caribbean diaspora, changing the way that mainstream society thinks and demolishing long-held stereotypes, has been profound.
‘For once, the African diaspora is not front and centre of a debate about “floods” of migrants.’
Muhammad Ali was held to be an inspiration to Africans everywhere.
Once a theatre for proxy wars, Africa must now confront the spectre
of homegrown terrorism by knowing its enemies, choosing its friends
and fighting the instinct for overkill, argues Kalundi Serumaga.