Steve Bloomfield

Steve Bloomfield has been based in Nairobi since 2006, reporting from 25 countries across Africa. A former Africa correspondent for The Independent, he now writes for a range of publications including Monocle and The Observer and has also written for Newsweek, GQ and Esquire. His book Africa United: How Football Explains Africa ( is a political and cultural look at 13 African countries through their approach to football. 

Africa United
Steve Bloomfield on Monocle
Steve Bloomfield’s blog

Books by Steve Bloomfield