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NCAA basketball semi-final in San Antonio

Even petchem NPRA-going basketball fans seem to have been taken by surprise by the fact that the NCAA semi-finals are taking place in San Antonio this weekend – the very same days that the NPRA (IPC) is in town.   Phew, what a relief that we booked our hotel rooms back in November, when the […]

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Luol Deng in Southern Sudan

Luol Deng, basketball superstar, returned to the town in oil-rich Southern Sudan where he was born, I heard in a moving BBC Radio 4 documentary during the holidays.   It was the moving story of his family’s escape from the civil war in Sudan, to his childhood in the UK, and his basketball career in […]

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