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Refiloe Seiboko

Refiloe Seiboko

    AKA, Burna Boy and the African unity concert that wasn’t
    AKA, Burna Boy and the African unity concert that wasn’t
    ‘The green passport. Official travel document of Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa. Entitles the holder to extra scrutiny and...
    How deep can you go in 15 minutes with Ebro?
    How deep can you go in 15 minutes with Ebro?
    Refiloe Seiboko sat down with ‘Old Man Ebro’ during his Apple Music trip to South Africa, to see what a few minutes of conversation could produce. Apparently, a lot......
    The man who made an Afro-NBA empire
    The man who made an Afro-NBA empire
    In Toronto last month, five Africans were among the recipients of what are reportedly the most expensive championship rings ever made. Each ring is...
    How tasty Delicious is depends on your taste
    How tasty Delicious is depends on your taste
    This past weekend the annual DStv Delicious International Food and Music Festival took place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit, at the top of...
    African boys win Jr NBA international pool, go on to global finals
    African boys win Jr NBA international pool, go on to global finals
    Basketball is progressing in Africa and so is the talent of the youth playing it, Refiloe Seiboko reports from Orlando,...
    The year of the Raptor: Toronto seals historic NBA championship
    The year of the Raptor: Toronto seals historic NBA championship
    It’s actually happened. The Toronto Raptors have beaten the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA finals, sealing the series 4-2 to claim...
    NBA, FIBA to launch new pan-African league
    NBA, FIBA to launch new pan-African league
    African basketball fans may no longer have to look solely to the United States for fandom. A new African basketball league which will feature 12...
    ‘St Agnes’ murder series promises more than red herrings
    ‘St Agnes’ murder series promises more than red herrings
    The Girl from St Agnes is Showmax’s first scripted drama-cum-murder mystery series since the online subscription video service launched...
    “We got Ja Rule on the phone …”
    “We got Ja Rule on the phone …”
    A wise man once asked: “Who gives a fuck what Ja Rule thinks at a time like this?” And although it is more than a decade after that joke was...
    Africa Game more than a ‘spectacle’
    Africa Game more than a ‘spectacle’
    It’s got the fixings of the real thing. It looks like the real thing. The players on court belong to the National Basketball Association (NBA)...
    NBA finals: Same, same but different
    NBA finals: Same, same but different
    Wins. Losses. Fast breaks. Turnovers. Clutch shots. Sloppy play. Transition defence. Missed shots. Steals. Easy buckets. Ball movement. Iso-ball....
    ​What’s really in an All-Star?
    ​What’s really in an All-Star?
    The NBA league competition culminates in a gruelling seven-game finals series fight for the championship title between the best team in the Eastern...