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November 1, 2017 5:53 PM Liverpool's Mohamed Salah congratulated by Roma for 'winning' 2018 Africa Player of the Year award

Liverpool winger is in the running for the African Player of the Year award, but the Italian side think it's a foregone conclusion... Mohamed Salah has been collecting individual awards at quite a pace since joining Liverpool . The Egypt international scooped both back-to-back Player of the Month and Goal of the Month awards for August and September 12

October 28, 2017 8:26 PM Sacked Catalonia Leader Calls for Opposition to Madrid's Rule

(MADRID/BARCELONA) – Sacked Catalonian president Carles Puigdemont on Saturday called for peaceful “democratic opposition” to the central government’s takeover of the region following its unilateral declaration of independence from Spain. Puigdemont, whose regional government was dismissed by Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Friday, accused Madrid 27

October 28, 2017 3:35 AM Spain sacks Catalan government after independence declaration

BARCELONA/MADRID - The Madrid government sacked Catalonia’s president and dismissed its parliament on Friday, hours after the region declared itself an independent nation in Spain’s gravest political crisis since the return of democracy four decades ago. A new regional election will be held in Catalonia on 21 Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said in a televised 72

October 23, 2017 11:31 PM NBA: Curry fined $50,000 for tossing mouthpiece

(The Sports Xchange) - Former two-time NBA MVP and Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry has been fined $50,000 by the league for throwing his mouthpiece in the direction of a referee during Saturday's game against the Memphis Grizzlies, the NBA announced Monday afternoon. Curry threw his mouthpiece in the direction of a referee in response 34

October 23, 2017 11:00 PM Ronaldo eyes more, says I want seven. Five is good but seven…

Cristiano Ronaldo has set his sights on a “lucky seventh” piece of FIFA silverware after collecting his fifth Men’s Player of the Year award on Monday. Ronaldo’s Real Madrid side, who won both La Liga and the Champions League last season, dominated the 2017 Best FIFA football awards at a star-studded ceremony in London on Monday. The Portuguese ace has scored 31

October 23, 2017 7:42 PM FIFA The Best fan award goes to Celtic

FIFA has awarded Celtic the FIFA Fan award at the FIFA The Best awards ceremony. Celtic's final match of the league season coincided with the 50th anniversary of winning the European Cup in 1967 - the first British club to lift the trophy. The Celtic fans honoured the team, known as the "Lisbon Lions", with a stunning full 360-degree card display around 80

October 22, 2017 12:05 AM Quadri, Assar crash out of W’Cup

African stars Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and Egypt’s Omar Assar failed to reach the quarter-finals of the 2017 International Table Tennis Federation World Cup in Belgium after they crashed out of the event on Saturday. Having worked their way into the main draw (round of 16) of the prestigious tournament, Quadri’s dream of repeating his 2014 quarter-final 23

October 21, 2017 9:21 PM Artiste Timi Dakolo replies follower who thinks he’s copying Daddy Freeze

Nigerian Soul Singer and Voice Nigeria Coach, Timi Dakolo, who dropped nuggets of building your dream or that of your Pastor, was challenged by a fan who linked it to what Cool FM OAP, Daddy Freeze has been saying for some time now. “LET ME JUST CHALLENGE YOUR MIND A LITTLE BIT.. ARE YOU SURE YOU ARE BUILDING YOUR DREAM OR THE PASTOR’S OWN.. THE VISION 21

October 20, 2017 11:03 PM Okorocha: One Zuma statue, many controversies

The whole country, particularly the citizens of Imo State, woke up last Saturday to discover that the state governor, Rochas Okorocha, had unveiled a 25-metre statue of the President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, in Owerri, the state capital. Zuma, perhaps, must have been caught in bewilderment for the gesture as he was only in the South-East state to forge 28

October 20, 2017 8:12 PM Idris Elba to host The Best FIFA Football Awards

Hollywood actor, Idris Elba, will host The Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony in London on Monday. Elba, who played Nelson Mandela in the 2013 film “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” and won a Golden Globe in 2012 for his titular role in the TV detective show “Luther,” will host the ceremony at the London Palladium. The 44-year-old Arsenal fan, who was born in London 26