The British media is having a field day with this one…..
Due to this tragic incident, jealous hacks are now saying that it isn’t safe to hold the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, and that the nation isn’t equipped to handle a possible “terrorist attack”.
For a start the attack happened in Angola NOT in South Africa. What does any of this have to do with South Africa or the 2010 World Cup?
*Huge irritated sigh”
Via BBC News
Togo’s footballers are being recalled from the Africa Cup of Nations by their government following a deadly attack on the team’s bus in Angola.
An assistant coach, press officer and driver were killed. Two players were shot and injured in Friday’s attack.
The Angolan government and tournament officials had been pressing Togo to stay for their group games in Cabinda.
They were due to play Ghana in their opening match on Monday but now look certain to fly home.
Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso are the other teams in Group B which is based in the northern province.
Angola’s prime minister Paulo Kassoma met with African football officials in Luanda to offer reassurances on the safety of the players on the eve of the tournament. Continue Reading…..
Today the former husband of UK songstress Jamelia / footballer Darren Byfield posted this distasteful “joke” on his Twitter page.
And comedian Jason Lewis tweeted,
@iamjasonlewis: HOW TALL does Adebayor have to be for them gunman to shoot da bastard…..Angolans have SHIT aim. SMH
@iamjasonlewis: Do you think Emmanuel Adebayor ran the length of the bus to celebrate in front of those GUNNERS in Angola?
What sad, insensitive, pathetic losers!
Rest In Peace to all those who lost their lives.