Why I Cannot Apologize To Clattenburg Over Racism Row – Mikel

Former Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi, has insisted he does not need to apologize to ex-Premier League referee, Mark Clattenburg, over a racism row that happened in 2012. During the Blues’ 3-2 defeat to Manchester United at Stamford Bridge, Mikel Obi’s teammate at the time, Ramires, claimed he heard a racist slur aimed at the […]

Minneapolis To Compensate George Floyd’s Family With $27m

The city of Minneapolis has reached a $27m settlement with George Floyd’s family just weeks before the trial is scheduled to begin for the former officer charged with his murder. The NBC News states that the City Council unanimously approved the settlement on Friday after adding the matter to its agenda for a closed session Floyd’s family […]

Fans Subject Rashford To Racist Abuse After Drab Draw

Marcus Rashford has described racist abuse he received following Manchester United’s 0-0 draw against Arsenal as “humanity and social media at its worst”. Rashford took to his Twitter account after Saturday’s draw at the Emirates to call out the abuse but refused to take screenshots of the messages as “it would be irresponsible to do […]

PSG, Baseksehir Walk Away From UCL Match Over Racism

Paris Saint-Germain and Istanbul Basaksehir players walked off the pitch in protest after reports of an alleged racist slur by the fourth official during their Champions League tie. The match was suspended in the 14th minute when Pierre Webo, Basaksehir’s assistant coach, was sent off in a touchline row. More to come

Davido Reveals Being Mocked For Being Black

Nigerian music superstar David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, Omo Baba Olowo O.B.O as revealed he went through some rough times for being black while schooling in Alabama. He revealed this in a chat with the Recording Academy, the body governing the Grammy Awards.   He admitted it was hard for him to adjust and […]