Thursday, June 21, 2018

Woman footballer forced to strip naked to prove her gender

Genoveva Anonma lifts lid on how she was forced to take off her clothes by African officials By Gareth Butler Footballer Genoveva Anonma has told...

BBC to bring Africa Cup of Nations to global audiences

The BBC will bring extensive coverage of the 30th Africa Cup of Nations staged in Equatorial Guinea in February. Comprehensive coverage on radio, TV,...

Awesome Kenyan foursome to race in London Marathon

 By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) - London Marathon champion Edna Kiplagat will face two former winners and the fastest half-marathon runner ever - all four of...

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d’Or award again

    By Brian Homewood ZURICH — Cristiano Ronaldo won the FIFA Ballon d’Or award for the second year running and the third overall on Monday after...

Phil Jagielka admits FA Cup replay vital for Everton

Defender wants struggling Toffees to build on back-to-back draws against West Ham AFP London: Everton captain Phil Jagielka says Tuesday’s FA Cup third round replay at...

Lazar-guided Liverpool close on top four

Lazar Markovic scored the only goal as improving Liverpool provisionally closed to within four points of the Premier League's top four by winning 1-0...

Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend

By: John Ashdown, Jacob Steinberg and Yemi Abi ade 1) No thrilla for Villa “We’re working on something new and the lads seem to enjoy it,” said Paul...

Manchester City admit Frank Lampard never signed two-year deal with NYCFC

Jamie Jackson Manchester City have admitted making mistakes regarding Frank Lampard’s status, with the club moving to clarify he never signed a two-year deal with...

Arsene Wenger tips ‘incredible’ Thierry Henry for Arsenal role

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says Thierry Henry possesses some of the essential characteristics needed to be a manager. Henry, 37, ended his 20-year playing career...

Sterling fires Liverpool into semis

Liverpool set up a League Cup semi-final meeting with Chelsea as Raheem Sterling scored twice to see off Championship leaders Bournemouth. The makeshift striker nodded...

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Eritrea welcomes Ethiopia PM’s olive branch, raising hopes of breakthrough

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki raised hopes of a breakthrough in one of Africa’s most intractable conflicts on Wednesday by describing recent peace overtures from...

Sharp rise in number of Islamist militant attacks in Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa suffers under a sharp rise in the number of Islamist militant attacks. In its report Changing Patterns in Terrorism and the Threat...

Somalia Moves to Block Somaliland Special Arrangement with International Partners

Heedless of the fact that the Republic of Somaliland is not a federal state under Mogadishu's jurisdiction, Somalia wrote to international partners objecting their...