Thursday, December 13, 2018

Trevor Noah in spat with diplomat over World Cup winners’ identity

US-based South African comedian Trevor Noah has become involved in a spat with the French ambassador to the US, Gerard Araud, over the identity...

The national debate over French identity

France's last World Cup win in 1998 triggered a national debate over French identity, after the slogan Black-Blanc-Beur (Black, White, Arab) was coined to...

Cameroon cancels league games over lack of money

Cameroon, the country due to host the Africa Cup of Nations next year, has suspended the final matches of its top two professional leagues...

Fifa boss ‘sad Africa is out of the World Cup’

ifa boss Gianni Infantino has told the BBC that he is sad no African team made it to the knock-out stages of the World...

Mikel’s father was kidnapped hours before Argentina match

The captain of Nigeria's national football team, John Obi Mikel, has revealed he was told his father had been kidnapped four hours before the...

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers agree to a four year deal worth...

It’s official! LeBron James is leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers and taking his talents over to the Los Angeles and scored a mega four-year, $154 million...

Meet France’s World Cup players with deep African roots

France’s thrilling 4-3 victory over Argentina in their World Cup Last 16 clash on Saturday has confirmed their potential as global champions this year...

The Western Media and Its Biased Reportage Against African Teams

The biased reporting by the Western media against African teams at the World Cup is disconcerting. The narratives espoused by some media houses paint...

“We were so poor my mother borrowed bread for us to eat” – Lukaku...

Romelu Lukaku, who currently is representing Belgian at the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia, has shared a very emotional story about his childhood...

Reporter Apologizes For Asking If Serena Williams Is ‘Intimidated’ By Maria Sharapova’s ‘Supermodel Good...

A reporter completely lost his marbles on Saturday while interviewing Serena Williams. Inside Tennis editor and magazine publisher Bill Simons had the audacity to...

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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...