Thursday, December 13, 2018

Vincent Kompany’s Father Becomes First Black Mayor In Belgium

Belgium has elected a black mayor for the first time – the father of international football star Vincent Kompany. Pierre Kompany topped the poll for...

Asamoah Gyan returns to Ghana squad

Asamoah Gyan has been recalled to the Ghana squad for their upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sierra Leone. Gyan, Ghana's all-time leading...

Nigeria make it to basketball world cup quarter finals

Nigeria's women's basketball team have beaten Greece 57-56 at the world cup finals to make it through to the last eight. It was a tense...

Modric ends Ronaldo-Messi era to be crowned world’s best

Luka Modric ended Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi’s decade-long domination of football’s individual awards by being crowned FIFA’s best player of the year on...

The Olympics are coming to Africa after 122 years, Senegal is set to host...

Senegal is set to make history as the first African country to host the modern Olympic Games which were first held in Athens, Greece,...

How Eto’o ‘saved’ homeless captain

Cameroon's ex-football captain Norbert Owona, who has been homeless for two years, has thanked Samuel Eto'o Fils for promising him a new house. He told...

Somalia joins al-Shabab – the football club

A few eyebrows were raised when French football club Toulouse announced that the Brazilian midfielder, Somalia, has joined the Saudi football team, al-Shabab. The 29-year-old...

Fatma Samoura is the Most Powerful Woman in International Sports

By Kylie Kiunguyu FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura, ranked number one on the Forbes 2018 Most Powerful Women in International Sports list, is...

Marathon champion is latest Kenyan drugs cheat

Samuel Kalalei, who won the Athens marathon last year, is the third Kenyan athlete to have been found in breach of anti-doping rules in...

Ethiopia and Eritrea announce football friendly

The Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) and its Eritrean counterpart have agreed to stage a historic friendly game between the two nations in Asmara next...

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Somalia’s President Mohamed Farmajo Gives up Country’s Fishing Rights to China

When local fishermen in Somalia are attempting to rival remote vessels that are draining fishing stocks, the government has conceded 31 fishing licenses to China. Since assuming power...

Egypt Restricts the Sale of Yellow Vests Suspecting that Egyptians Might Copy the French

Officials and retailers revealed to the Associated Press (AP) on 10 December that Egyptian authorities have ordered them to restrict the sale of the...

Ghana’s President Akufo-Addo Donates His Salary To Charity

The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, in a generous show of magnanimity, has donated his salary for the month of November 2018...