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How my father beat polio to become a professional footballer

Today is World Polio Day, a day to raise awareness, funds and support to eradicate polio – a vaccine preventable disease that still threatens children in parts of the world today. 1,294 more words

1950s Footballers

Mile 26

Most of you who know me personally know I’ve been back in the States for about a month and a half now. I knew I left Peru with this blog unfinished but I wanted so time to decompress from Peru before revisiting the end of my experience for the blog. 539 more words

Peace Corps

'Blue Stone' debunked

Back in the day, there was always a base rumour that the SADF put ‘Blue Stone’ into the food and drink to repress the sexual urges of young National Servicemen.   552 more words


NS Short Stories: Grenade Throwing

It is mandatory for all able men to do 2 years of National Service in Singapore. I too, have put on a uniform to serve my country. 695 more words


Scotland - day 3 (part 1)

On the morning of day 3, after a full Scottish breakfast, we visited Fort George. Fort George is one of the most impressive fortresses in Europe, it was built after the Battle of Culloden in 1746 and is still an active military base. 136 more words

National Service Scheme-Greater Accra Region Registration Zones

ZONE, Registration Centre, And Contact Number of Head of Zone

  1. Zone A (Accra Metro)   Backyard Of Ministry Of Information  0244626185/0272117410
  2. Zone B (Ga South, West, Central & All Employed  (SL) NSP      Forecourt Of NSS Regional Office  0244485039/0545581227…
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Single Launch Party

I’m going to do a bit of shameless plugging here, but it’s my blog, so I can do whatever I want. I can’t do whatever I want in the real world, …well I could, but I would get in trouble with the police and my mum. 128 more words