On the eve of the 2012 #African Cup of Nations, 25 footballers including #Seydou Keita from #Mali, #Demba Ba from #Senegal, #Charles Kabore from #Burkina Faso, and #Lawali Idrissa from #Niger, have spoken out in solidarity with millions of people facing hunger across their region.
They are appealing to the international community to work together so that “We CAN win the match against hunger”.
In the face of an emerging food crisis in West Africa, Mali and Barcelona star Seydou Keita said: “If we act now we could save the lives of women and children who are always the first victims of food crises.
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