Articles containing the tag ‘France
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, September 21st, 2015

The Six Nations Championship has Come a Long Way

The Six Nations Championship started as a competition in 1883 and was originally known as the Home Nations Championship. It was started by the perennial rivals which were originally under one kingdom, the Unite... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Brazil and Germany Progress to the Semifinals After Beating Colombia and France Respectively

In a match that could herald the beginning of the end for Brazillian talisman, Neymar, stubborn attacking Colombia lost two goals to one to Brazil at a packed Estadio Casteleao. Before a strong 60 000 mostly Br... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, July 4th, 2014

FIFA World Cup, Friday Quarter Finals: A Sneak Preview

France v Germany It will be the clash of great minds as first of all Germany square off against Fellow Europeans, France and later Hosts Brazil try out for their sixth tittle when they face Columbia in the two ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

African Teams Bow Out Of The FIFA World Cup

It was the same this time around for African nations. So near and yet so far. However, these African representatives can go back home with their heads held high and claim that they represented the continent wit... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience: Monaco

Go, See, Write: Monaco Monaco is a principality governed under a form of constitutional monarchy, with Prince Albert II as head of state. Even though Prince Albert II is a constitutional monarch, he still has i... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience: Beaujolais wine region to Monaco

The best recipe for a deliciously decadent death by France cake is three main ingredients: The Eiffel tower, Escargot and champagne, in that order. As no true trip to the land of French romance is complete with... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Friday, May 31st, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience – Paris

Go, see, write: Paris [and] I don’t believe that anybody feels the way I do about you now…. [I said] maybe you’re gonna be the one that saves me and after all you’re my wonderwall – Oasis. “Wond... Read more »