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Mohamed Salah named writers’ Footballer of the Year

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has been named the Football Writers’ Association Footballer of the Year. Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne came second with Tottenham striker Harry Kane third. Salah, 25, has scored 31 goals in 34 league appearances for Liverpool this season. The Egypt star – the first African …

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Graeme Murty sacked as Rangers Manager

Graeme Murty has been sacked as Rangers manager following Sunday’s 5-0 hammering by Scottish champions Celtic. “He will take some time to consider his options, which include returning to his role at the Rangers academy,” said the Glasgow club. In December, the 43-year-old had been given the job until the …

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Ashley Judd Sues Harvey Weinstein for Sexual Harassment and Defamation

The actress says Weinstein cost her a role in the ‘Lord of the Rings’ trilogy after she rejected his sexual advances. Ashley Judd is suing Harvey Weinstein for defamation and sexual harassment and claims, among other allegations, that the embattled mogul badmouthed her to filmmaker Peter Jackson and cost her …

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Vatican treasurer To Stand Trial On Sexual Assault Charges

Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell will stand trial on historical sexual assault charges, a court has ruled. Cardinal Pell formally pleaded not guilty to the charges on Tuesday. He has consistently denied any wrongdoing. An Australian magistrate ruled on Tuesday that there was enough evidence for the case to proceed …

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Jackie Chan’s Daughter Says She’s Homeless Due To Her “Homophobic Parents”

Famed Hong Kong actor Jackie Chan is being slammed by his estranged daughter who claims the Rush Hour actor is homophobic. Etta Ng and her girlfriend Andi Autumn posted a video last week saying all of their family and friends are not helping them with their homelessness, forcing them to go a shelter where they will get …

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Iran Bans Use Of Popular Telegram Messaging App

Iran’s judiciary on Monday banned the hugely popular Telegram messaging app, which the authorities have accused of allowing opposition groups to fuel unrest. A judge in Tehran gave “the order to interrupt Telegram”, the judiciary’s Mizan Online news agency said. The move comes on the heels of a recent presidential …

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Handbag Designer Judith Leiber Has Died at 97

Judith Leiber, the designer behind fashion’s most ornate minaudières, passed away at the age of 97 on Saturday in New York, WWDreports. The designer died just hours after the death of her husband of 72 years, Gerson Leiber, also aged 97. Both Leibers died of natural causes at their home. Notorious …

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Mozambique To Circumcise 100,000 Men

More than 100,000 men in Mozambique are to be circumcised in a bid to help prevent sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/Aids. The health authorities in the central province of Zambezia say their campaign will focus on districts of Ato-Molocue, Ile and Gurue, where circumcision is not a common practice. This …

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Comedian Ay and others reactions as Davido buys Chioma a N45m Porsche as birthday gift

It’s no longer news Davido broke the internet by buying a Porsche valued at N45million for his 23 year old girlfriend of five years, Chioma. Comedian Ay said : (Davido) you don’t have respect. I need to rush and go and block you from appearing on my wife’s timeline… This …

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Rapper 03 Greedo Reportedly Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison On Gun & Drug Charges

03 Greedo revealed last week that he’d be heading to prison. At the time, it was thought that the rapper would be heading to jail shortly after his tweet but he clarified that he’d be doing his time after his forthcoming tour. Details pertaining to the sentence and case were …

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