Neymar, Ronaldo & Zinedine Zidane set to play in Match Against Poverty in Brazil

From Face of Malawi Thu Dec 20 2012, 05:44:06

Some of world football's biggest names, including Neymar, Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane, are set to play together in a special charity match in Brazil on 19 December. The tenth annual Match Against Poverty will take place this evening in Porto Alegre, hoping to raise money and awareness for global development problems in Brazil and Africa. [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Liberia:   George Weah Pulls 'Biggest' Crowd at Campaign Rally (news)
The NEWS
21 August 2017

When multitude of supporters of Liberia's leading opposition party, the Coalition of Democratic Change (CDC), converged at the headquarters of the party in Congo Town on Saturday, their presence was a ... [read more]

Somalia:   'Al-Shabaab' Confirm Killing of Official in U.S. Airstrike (news)
The East African
21 August 2017

The Somali militant group Al-Shabaab has confirmed the killing of its senior operative Sheikh Ali Mohamed Hussein alias Ali Jabal, in a US air strike. The group confirmed the death in a message of ... [read more]

Ghana:   Drug Resistant Tuberculosis a Major Concern in Ghana (news)
Deutsche Welle
21 August 2017

Ghanaian experts are concerned about the rising number of tuberculosis. The Ghana Health Service said 14,632 people were diagnosed with TB and put on treatment. Health experts in Ghana are urging the ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!