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Sports writer and broadcaster for @BBCSport. Contributor to @WorldSoccerMag & @AJE_Sport. @GuardianNigeria columnist. Tweets 98% #Africa. Views my own.

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mulumbu tips for success democratic republic of congo captain youssouf believes his side can go all the way at
Mulumbu tips #DRCongo for success

Democratic Republic of Congo captain Youssouf @mulumbuofficial believes his side can go all the way at the #AFCON2019 in Egypt.
Oluwashina Okeleji
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heart of will when defender steps on the pitch at he will be playing for 120 million nigerians who are affecte
Heart of Will💓

When #NGA country flag defender @wtroostekong steps on the pitch at #AFCON2019, he will be playing for 120 million Nigerians who are affected by neglected tropical diseases (NTDs).

Let's join William in winning this fight to #endNTDs
@TheENDFund

A @CommonGoalOrg star💫
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captain understands the pressure that comes with playing in front of passionate home fans we are ready and wil
#Egypt captain @Elmo_27 understands the pressure that comes with playing in front of passionate home fans. “We are ready and will give it our all.”

Pharaohs coach Javier Aguirre on #AFCON2019: “Salah doesn’t get a special treatment in the team. He’s no different from 22 others.”
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presser confident drcongo coach florent ibenge and mulumbuofficial afcon2019
Presser: Confident #DRCongo coach Florent Ibenge and @mulumbuofficial. #AFCON2019
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just two minutes to get our accreditation tags sorted last time i met was at hoffenheim s musona has a great f
Just two minutes to get our accreditation tags sorted.👌🏿

Last time I met @KMusonaofficial was at Hoffenheim.

#Zimbabwe’s Musona has a great feeling about #AFCON2019 opening game against the hosts on Friday🤞

Warning⚠️: IT’S VERY HOT🥵 in Cairo. Don’t pack what you can’t wear.
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landed in at 330am mr an hour earlier the amazing dr picked us up s bafana s base for is 100 metres away from
Landed🛬 in #Egypt at 3.30am

Mr @Veli_Mbuli an hour earlier. The amazing Dr @drhosam82 picked us up🤗

’s #SouthAfrica Ba#RSAfana's base for is#AFCON2019 100 metres away from the Cairo Airport.

Trying to avoid the hustle and bustle of the city?🤔

❌🔜, what are thinking?😂
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off to egypt for afcon2019 time to listen to the power brother rotimi
Off ✈️ to Egypt for #AFCON2019.

Time to listen to the Power brother @Rotimi 💥🔥
Oluwashina Okeleji
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panther happy birthday to arsenal and gabons pierre emerick aubameyang7 afc
Panther🌍💫

Happy Birthday 🥳 to @Arsenal and #Gabon’s Pierre-Emerick @Aubameyang7 #AFC
Oluwashina Okeleji
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africa at the indomitable lionesses of hoping for the best against debutants and brave are heading home while
Africa at the #FIFAWWC

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Indomitable Lionesses of #CMR country flag   hoping for the best against #NZL 🙏🏿

Debutants and brave #RSA are heading home✈️, while #NGA country flag   must wait to discover if they have done enough to finish as one of four best third-placed teams.
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smart bbc readers s wendie renard was given the lowest rating by bbc sport readers despite scoring the winner
Smart BBC readers😉

#FRA country flag ’s Wendie Renard was given the lowest rating by BBC Sport readers despite scoring the winner in their final Group A match v #NGA country flag .

GK Nnadozie was rated highest, while Ngozi Ebere was third-highest despite being shown a red card in the second half.

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how can we say mungo park discovered river niger when it was there already and known to africans africans show
“How can we say Mungo Park discovered River Niger, when it was there already and known to Africans? Africans showed him the way to get there. He didn’t discover it. He wrote about it for his people (Europeans). He didn’t write it for us. He discovered nothing”~Fela Anikulapo-Kuti
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respect coach aliou cisse indeed i am the only black coach in this tournament it s a painful reality that anno
RESPECT✌🏿🙌🏿

#Senegal coach Aliou Cisse: "Indeed I am the only black coach in this tournament. It's a painful reality that annoys me. I believe that football is universal. I believe that skin color has little importance in the game." #POLSEN #SEN

via ✍️
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leo messi
Leo Messi 😱😳
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another year same ol problem oct 2010 etoo responded to racist chants from cagliari fans to score a brilliant
Another year, same ol’ problem

Oct 2010: Eto’o responded to racist chants from Cagliari fans to score a brilliant solo goal in Inter’s 1-0 win.

April 2017: Cagliari fans racially abused Sulley Muntari

April 2019: Cagliari fans racially abused Moise Kean.
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dirty tricks welcome to lagos nigeria
Dirty tricks....

Welcome to Lagos, Nigeria. 😮😮🤣😂
Oluwashina Okeleji
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congrats mr and mrs ndidi25
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Congrats Mr and Mrs @Ndidi25. 💍
Oluwashina Okeleji
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rip stephen keshi and deji tinubu ripdejitinubu
RIP Stephen Keshi and Deji Tinubu😢😢😪 #RIPDejiTinubu
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in case you don t remember you re too young or weren t born yet re introducing ex ngr captain iamokocha genius
In case you don't remember, you're too young or weren't born yet. Re-introducing ex-#NGR captain @IAmOkocha #genius
Oluwashina Okeleji
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bordeauxs nigeria international winger samuel kalu
Bordeaux’s Nigeria international winger Samuel Kalu🔥 🔥
Oluwashina Okeleji
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ft ngr 3 2 hon nigeria becomes the first african country to win olympics football gold silver and bronze
FT #NGR 3-2 HON

Nigeria becomes the first African country to win #Olympics football #Gold, #Silver and #Bronze.
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