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Great leadership a tool for African governance

In Africa, it is unfortunate that for many years leadership has failed us since independence from colonial slavery there has been an emergence of a new form of slavery born from bad leadership. African Leaders have not yielded any success except for the likes of Nelson Mandela and Kwame Nkrumah. Though physically free but mentally enslaved and until a standard is set for good leadership then maximum potentials will not be reached.
One of the factors that enhance good governance is good leadership. A Leader generally sets direction, builds an aspiring vision and creates something new. Former Activist/President Late Dr Nelson Mandela, Late President Abraham Lincoln, Activist Late Dr Martin Luther King and Late President Mahatma Gandhi to mention a few were pacesetters for the liberation of their people and their beliefs. Our predecessors have left good qualities and roles of good leadership but it seems their proteges have only learnt to use their positions to exploit humanity.  The holy…

Past English topflight football league records that will be very difficult to break

English top-flight football league started as far back as 1888 and have been a yearly contest in sports calendar ever since then apart from some couple of years absence due to world wars interference. After various studies on the league, I noticed that some past set records in the league have stood till date and will be very difficult to overcome in the present day English top-flight football league (English Premier League). So I have decided to share some of these long-standing records which will be very difficult to break.

Team’s record
TOP-FLIGHT TITLES Top-flight title winner at first attemptThis was a record set by Ipswich Town in 1961/1962 season this record still stands till date and will continue to stand for centuries to come I guess. Do you think any first time promoted club to the English Premier League will win the title at first attempt anytime soon? I don’t think so.
TOP-FLIGHT APPEARANCES ·Most seasons in top-flight overall114 seasons and still counting, Everton FC
In as much…

My Europe top 10 football league winner’s prediction for 2017/2018 season

Certainly, there is no continental football that can stand/match European football at the moment, Europe football is actually the most fascinating football in terms of organization, management, entertainment, competitiveness, media strength, quality and even financial aspects in which anyone ambitious to play football would love to achieve their dreams in Europe and of course where else can one achieve it bigger if not Europe. So based on the coefficient ranking system on uefa.com of the top football league in Europe, I have decided to predict the top 10 football league winners for 2017/2018 season. Enjoy.



Spanish La Liga



The Spanish La Liga has been a shared title for sometimes now between two world football giant clubs, Real Madrid FC and FC Barcelona in which choosing a winner among them is very tough although Atletico Madrid FC is their potentially strong competitor if they can retain their current form but for now La Liga title prediction is between Real Madrid FC and FC Barcelona…

Which team will lift the English premier league trophy 2017/2018 season?

English premier league(EPL) is regarded as one of the most competitive top football league in Europe since its inception in 1992 although English clubs has begun to experience rapid depreciation in form in Europe’s international cup competition known as UEFA Champions League(UCL) and still with that their strength and potential cannot be undermined however with their loss of form in UCL the English premier league keeps gaining momentum seasons by seasons in which I could simply say that it is the most unpredictable league in Europe irrespective of its Clubs limitations in the UCL. Notwithstanding the EPL comprises of 20 teams competing with each other for 1 trophy in which a winner must emerge. So which team will win the trophy in 2017/2018 season, the EPL is very tough to predict for now as compared to any other top football league in Europe.
EPL Stats
Number of teams 20 Overall games played 380 Overall games played per team 38 Style of play Home & Away Overall home games per team 19