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Do you remember Arthur Wharton - the world's first black professional footballer?

Posted by Colin Joseph on December 1, 2015 at 5:20 PM Comments comments (1)

By Colin Joseph

 

It is over one hundred years since Arthur Wharton, the world’s first black professional footballer (born in Ghana) astounded English crowds with his goalkeeping and football skills.

 

Whether Arthur Wharton (also respected as an athlete and cricketer) could have continued as a coach or even a manager in England after seeing out his playing career at Stockport County (1901-02) is likely to be seen as a bridge too far by many. Aft...

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INDIA SUES BRITAIN FOR THEFT OF THE KOH I NOOR.WILL AFRICA FORMER BRITISH COLONIES FOLLOWING THE SUIT.FORWARD EVER

Posted by The Reunion Black Family on November 17, 2015 at 12:40 PM Comments comments (1)

INDIA SUES BRITAIN FOR THEFT OF THE KOH I NOOR... WILL AFRICA FORMER BRITISH COLONIES FOLLOW SUIT... FORWARD EVER

Diamonds aren’t forever: Indians sue Britain for return of Queen’s ‘Koh-i-Noor’ crown jewel.


Britain’s most famous crown jewel, the Koh-i-Noor, could be returned to India if a group of Bollywood stars and businessmen succeed in their lawsuit against the UK.

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