French Lawmakers Back Return Of Artefacts Looted From Africa

French lawmakers on Thursday approved the return of prized artefacts looted during colonial times to Benin and Senegal, completing the legislative process needed to give back the objects. The trove includes a royal throne taken during a war in Benin and a sword once wielded by a 19th-century sheikh in what is now Senegal. Former […]

Afolayan Up For AMAA Best Actor Award

Nollywood star actor, Gabriel Afolayan, is up against Hollywood actor, Jimmy Jean-Louis, in the race for the 2020 AMAA Best Actor in a leading role. Afolayan’s performance in ‘Coming from Insanity’ has been pitched against Jimmy Jean-Louis’ performance in ‘Desrances’ for the category. Nine other actors that include Kang Quintus, Bongile Mantsai, Alphonse Menyo, Eyinna […]

See Full List Of FIFA Awards Nominees

The Nominees for all seven of the award categories for the FIFA awards have been released by the body, with showpiece set to hold December 17th. The nominees were picked by two expert panels one for women’s football and one for men’s football  have selected the candidates for each category. The nominees are listed below in alphabetical […]

UN Reveals Illegal Migrants Die In Shipwreck Off Libya

The United Nations Refugee Agency’s record has shown that at least 45 migrants and refugees, which includes children died in deadly ship wreck off Libya coast in 2020. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees(UNHCR) said of this 45, they were more than 80 people on board a vessel whose engine exploded off the coast […]