Giants of Africa (@GiantsOfAfrica )

Giants of Africa

Bio Basketball as a tool to educate and enrich the lives of youth around the world.
Location DC & TO
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Account created 30-11-2012 21:02:47
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Planable : We all miss what we do, and miss what we love. This is a time for us to stay together, pay attention to the rules and regulations. Listen to leaders, listen to experts.

–Masai Ujiri

#socialdistancing #coronavirus #COVID19 #giantsofafrica #StayHomeSavesLives

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Twitter Web App : This is a really challenging, unprecedented and extraordinary time we are facing. Our thoughts and prayers are with everybody around the world... - Masai Ujiri

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#socialdistancing #coronavirus #strongertogether #giantsofafrica

Planable : Its our turn. We got next!

We are on a mission to level the playing field of sports for women. If you have heart, we welcome you to the court!

#womenshistorymonth #womenlead #girlslead #giantsofafrica

Planable : We welcome all that have a love for the game. Heres to passing the ball to the next generation of ballplayers.

#womenshistorymonth #womenleaders #giantsofafrica #girlslead #girls #women #basketball

Planable : You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it. -Maya Angelou #womenshistorymonth #lead #giantsofafrica #wednesdaywisdom

Twitter Web App : “The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build others, who will love and be loved. Women who live bravely, both tender and fierce. Women of indomitable will.” - Amy Tenney

Happy International Women’s Day #IWD2020

Planable : There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women. - Kofi Annan

#womenshistorymonth #girlslead #giantsofafrica #empowerment #goafest2020

Planable : Women face barriers every day that are designed to dim their light. As we kick off Womens History Month we are proud to celebrate our mothers, daughters, nieces, and aunts who lead us both in small and giant ways. We all are giants! #womenshistorymonth #girlslead #giantsofafrica

Android : Bigger than basketball. The GOA Festival 2020 thrives to ignite the courage & tenacity required to capture Africas rightful position on the global stage. With our partners we hope to usher in new perspectives and outcomes thatll positively impact African youth #goafestival2020

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Planable : This is 16 years in the making. It is Africa’s time to win! Talented African youth from 11 countries unite in Rwanda to learn, share & grow their talents at the GOA Fest 2020. The brilliance of Africa will take centerstage Aug. 16-22.

GOAFestival.org #GOAFestival2020

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Twitter Web App : Watch the live Press Conference announcing our historic launch of the GOA Festival 2020 in Rwanda #Africa #GOAFestival2020 youtu.be/Xf0DtmVbQiA

Twitter Web App : We are proud to announce the launch of the inaugural GOA Festival 2020! A week-long celebration of basketball, education, culture, and entertainment uniting youth from across Africa Aug. 16-22. Visit GOAFESTIVAL.org to learn more and sign up for updates. #GOAFestival2020

Twitter Web App : Along the journey of aspiring to play basketball professionally, Abdollah has learned that playing basketball has so much more to offer. His love for the game has passionately come to life and plans on using his experiences to improve his country.

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Twitter Web App : One of Mali’s most well-known martial artists is on a mission to give his community a skill set they can find confidence in. Becaye is a GIANT.

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iPhone : These Giants share a common understanding in which they truly believe in the bigger picture. Where what they do is irrelevant if what they do in their lifetime didn’t inspire the masses to be greater.

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Twitter Web App : A great man can only shine with an even greater woman beside him and when women win, we all win. Thank you WISE Toronto for allowing us to share the stage with Sarah Chan, Shannon Hosford and Teresa Resch to celebrate the empowerment of women in the business of sports.

iPhone : Commissioner Stern led a group of NBA Players to meet Nelson Mandela in South Africa in 1993 and that meeting inspired many of us to take advantage of our platform in the NBA to give back to the continent and inspire others who love basketball worldwide to Dream Big.