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‘We Ran Out Of Beer’: The Night Nigeria Won Olympic Football Gold Against Argentina

‘We Ran Out Of Beer’: The Night Nigeria Won Olympic Football Gold Against Argentina

  Rotimi Fawole was a football-mad teenager when the Atlanta Olympics began in the summer of 1996. Crouched around the family TV, he remembers a summer of sitting up late to watch his team compete. Like most fans, Fawole wasn’t expecting the Dream Team, as the U-23 squad had been hopefully christened, to go far. […]

Terrified women buying up FROGS and TOADS to eat Zika-spreading mosquitoes

Terrified women buying up FROGS and TOADS to eat Zika-spreading mosquitoes

The sale of mosquito-eating frogs and toads is booming in Argentina as the government warned that Zika virus is spreading in the country despite the massive deployment of pesticides The virus has has been linked to a rise in microcephaly, a debilitating birth defect where children are born with abnormally small heads. Argentina’s health ministry […]