Ghana v Nigeria Feb 3 2009 May 19th 2017 Ghana v Nigeria, Accra, (Sunday Feb 3rd 2009 5pm)
Ghana played their quarter-final game versus Nigeria on Sunday Feb 3rd at 5pm. We arrived very early at the stadium, and spent 45 minutes in a bar next to the ground. The noise and high spirits were tremendous. My friend, Jon, and I agreed that this was the most important game we had ever attended. I was at the 1968 En ... read more
Africa » Ghana » Greater Accra » Accra Formed from the merger of the British colony of the Gold Coast and the Togoland trust territory, Ghana in 1957 became the first sub-Saharan country in colonial Africa to gain its independence. A long series of coups resulted in the suspension of the ... ... read more
I've been teaching English for 48 years - in England, Egypt, Tanzania, Argentina, Venezuela, Ghana and now Vietnam. At 70, I'm still going strong and have no wish to retire. I enjoy my job, which gives me plenty of time to relax and travel. In toto, I've visited 68 countries. I'm married to a Vietnamese woman and have been living in Ho Chi Minh City since 2001.
Outside of work I am a chess fanatic (Tanzanian National Champion in 1991), devotee of blues and jazz music, imbiber of fine malt whiskies (especially from Islay), bibliophile (Shakespeare, Thomas Hardy, Brian Moore, Philip Larkin, Di... full info