Saturday, January 29, 2022

FW de Klerk: South Africa’s last white president

FW de Klerk was a major force in South Africa's transition from racist state to fully fledged democracy. While the tide of history would probably have made the change inevitable, it was De Klerk who...

Investigate $200m pro-LGBTQI cash – Foh-Amoaning to gov’t

Frontline Advocates of the bill on Proper Human Sexuality and Ghanaian Family Values have called for a probe into huge sums of money given to the government under the Central Country Mechanism. According to the...

Steven Gerrard: Rangers manager high on Aston Villa shortlist to replace Dean Smith

Rangers boss Steven Gerrard remains high on Aston Villa's list of potential targets to replace Dean Smith - but other contenders are under discussion. Villa's hierarchy are impressed by Gerrard's work in revitalising Rangers in...

Wilfried Zaha: Crystal Palace forward’s Ivory Coast future in doubt

Wilfried Zaha's international future is in doubt after Ivory Coast's coach said the Crystal Palace forward asked not to be selected for this month's 2022 World Cup qualifiers. The 28-year-old has scored five goals in...

Marcus Rashford and Jude Bellingham recalled for England World Cup qualifiers

Marcus Rashford and Jude Bellingham have been recalled to the England squad for this month's World Cup qualifiers with Albania and San Marino. There is no place in the squad for Rashford's Manchester United team-mates...

Nuno Espirito Santo: Tottenham sack manager with Antonio Conte contender to replace him

Tottenham have sacked manager Nuno Espirito Santo after only four months in charge with former Chelsea and Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte the leading candidate to replace him. Spurs have lost five of their past...

Bayern Munich suffer biggest defeat since 1978

Bayern Munich suffered their biggest defeat since 1978 as they were thrashed at Borussia Monchengladbach in the German Cup second round. Gladbach led 1-0 after two minutes and 3-0 by the 21st minute. Kouadio Kone slotted...

Ronald Koeman: Barcelona sack head coach after Rayo Vallecano loss

Ronald Koeman has been sacked as head coach of Barcelona after 14 months in charge at the Nou Camp. Barca have picked up just 15 points from 10 games in La Liga and have already...

UK Anglican Bishops fight Ghana’s anti-LGBTQI bill

Church leaders in the UK have strongly criticised Ghanaian bishops over their support for a draconian anti-LGBTQ+ law. Justin Welby, the archbishop of Canterbury and leader of the global Anglican church, Stephen Cottrell, the archbishop...

Sudan coup: Protests continue after military takeover

Defiant protesters remain on the streets of Sudan after the country's armed forces launched a military coup. Chanting and waving flags, they have blocked roads in the capital Khartoum and around the country following the...