Global Citizen catches an exclusive with the one of the NBA’s former megastars, Dikembe Mutombo,who has marked his presence as one of the “Good Guys in Sports” both on and off the court.

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If you’re wondering what keeps Mutombo fueled up to tackle these projects, well, that brings us to his other passion. “I’m a coffee lover,” says Mutombo, who drinks several cups a day to caffeinate his 7’2″ frame. “I love to drink coffee,” he says, “and my country produces some of the best coffee, but the…

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None of us could have predicted the outbreak of Covid-19 but Our team at The Biamba Marie Mutombo Hospital are making sure that the facility does not get infected. The CDC & the WHO has outlined a detailed list of those steps we can take to prevent the spread of Covid-19. View here

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) – NBA Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo provided hundreds of meals Monday for frontline health care workers at three Georgia hospitals, including Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Hundreds of lunches and dinners were brought to Phoebe health care workers by the Dikembe Mutombo Foundation. Mutombo also personally gave meals to hospital nurses in Atlanta…

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I moderated a wonderful conversation this morning between the Constituency for Africa (CFA), in partnership with Harvard University, and Dr. John Nkengasong, the Director of the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, discussing the impact that COVID-19 is having in Africa, and the role of the Diaspora in responding.  Dr. Nkengasong outlined in detail…

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