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

From Face of Malawi Thu Dec 20 2012, 00:44:06

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:

Nigeria:   Govt Moves to Avert Possible Measles, Meningitis Epidemics (news)
The Guardian
3 March 2015

FOR routine immunisation and to prevent possible outbreaks of measles and meningitis in Nigeria, the Federal Government has procured more vaccines (RI) that will last till early 2016. [read more]

Nigeria:   Election Consumed By Propaganda and Doubt (analysis)
African Arguments
3 March 2015

As the day of Nigeria's rescheduled elections approaches, tension continues to pervade the polity. Vitriol pours into the air from partisan political actors and everyday even greater quantities of ... [read more]

West Africa:   Leaders Call for International Help for Economy (news)
Deutsche Welle
3 March 2015

Some 600 experts, politicians and representatives of aid organizations met in Brussels to discuss the Ebola crisis and its consequences. Talks focused on the economic reconstruction of Liberia, Sierra ... [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!