In Italy in 1990 Cameroon were controversially ousted by England after two arguable calls. It prompted protests and riots in Cameroon by frustrated fans. Cameroon felt robbed again in 1998 in a match agains
Poverty in Africa is not only a function of income, it is also a function of time. Because African women do the bulk of domestic chores, men have the time to love sports; they have time to have hobbies and acquire addictions.
The most unexpected factor that predicts Olympic success is the participation of women in sport, which acts as a proxy indicator on the status of women in the country.
Libya’s stadiums have the highest capacity in Africa when measured as a proportion of a country’s population, followed by South Africa, Mauritius and Tunisia.
As you might expect, Kenya’s records are predominantly in middle and long-distance athletics, but there are some quirky ones too
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