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PSG star Neymar is most valuable player in Europe ahead of Lionel Messi. Cristiano Ronaldo is ranked 49th (See full list)

The CIES Football Observatory has published its annual rankings of most valuable players in the top five European leagues (the Premier League, La Liga, Ligue 1, Serie A and the Bundesliga).

'Pregnant schoolgirls arrested in Tanzania'

Child rights activists in Tanzania have criticised the arrest of five pregnant schoolgirls and their parents over the weekend, according to The Citizen.
The teenagers were arrested in Tandahimba, southern Tanzania, on the orders of a local district commissioner and later released on bail, the news site adds.

Kensington Palace shares adorable photos of Princess Charlotte taken before she left for her first day of school

Kensington Palace just released two heartwarming photos of Princess Charlotte taken by her mother, Kate Middleton, just before the little royal left for her first day of nursery school.

Kidi Eyes Award At VGMA

Ghanaian music germ, Dennis Nana Dwamena known by his stage name KiD says his ‘Odo’ hit song deserves an award at the upcoming Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA). 

Usain Bolt to undergo Trial at Football Club Borussia Dortmund

Usain Bolt will be undergoing a trial with German football club Borussia Dortmund, Punch reports. The olympic gold medalist said it’s always been his dream to play for a football club, and would love to play for Manchester United.

GUBA Careers To Bridge Diaspora Transition Gap

GUBA Enterprise has announced that the Second Edition of its careers event, GUBA Careers, will be held on Saturday 10th February 2018 at the London offices of reputable UK law firm - Clyde & Co.

Robbers invade comic actor, Mr Ibu’s Lagos home, cart away N1m cash, his expensive wristwatches and other properties

Armed robbers attacked the Lagos residence of comic actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr Ibu, carting away N1m cash and his 12 expensive wristwatches9 four of them cost N8 million) and some other properties. In an exclusive chat with LIB, the comic actor said he was away in Enugu when the robbers attacked his home in the Ikate area of Lagos state on January 4th.

Trump Tower on fire after electrical box overheats on the roof of the building, firefighters trying to put out the blaze in midtown Manhattan

Donald Trump's Trump Tower is currently on fire. The tower located in midtown Manhattan caught fire on Monday morning at about 7 am after an electrical box in the HVAC system on the roof of the building overheated.

Women in Saudi Arabia will attend football matches for first time ever on Friday

Sports stadiums in Saudi Arabia will open their doors to women to attend football matches for the first time ever on Friday, the government has announced on Monday, January 8.

Annie~Joy writes: The Last Thing To Do. Part 3 #BeInspired!

The past is a place of reference not residence.You obviously become a weakling the moment you forget your past. You awaken the coward in you when you throw away your past. Significantly, you lose a fundamental part of yourself as you forget your past. After all, there were times in the past you enjoyed and thus, cannot do away with.

H&M under fire for using Black Kid Model to promote Hoodie with Racial Slur

Swedish multinational clothing-retail company Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) iscurrently being dragged on social media for the above photo showing a black child model being used to promote a hoodie with the inscription, “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle“.

25 African migrants drown off Libyan coast after rubber dingy capsized

25 immigrants drowned off the Libyan coast after a dingy filled with 150 immigrants capsized on Saturday morning, reported search and rescue NGOs.

Nigeria flying citizens from Libya amid 'endemic' abuse

Nigeria is flying out thousands of its citizens from Libya who face grave abuses such as rape and slavery as they attempt to reach Europe through the war-torn North African nation.
Large numbers of Nigerians have been trapped in Libya where they were trying to cross to Italy by sea, but were stopped by local armed factions and the Libyan coastguard.

#GoldenGlobes Awards 2018: Complete list of winners and nominees

The 75th Golden Globe Awards 2018 took place at The Beverly Hilton on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. Below is a list of nominees and winners.

Oprah Winfrey calls out sexual harassers in powerful Globes speech: 'Their time is up'

Oprah Winfrey brought the Golden Globes crowd to its feet with a powerful speech during Sunday’s ceremony, calling out sexual harassers around the world: “Their time has come.”

Photos: Screen-Goddess Joselyn Dumas Breaks The Internet As She Serves As ‘Wedding Guest

Ghanaian television host and actress, Joselyn Dumas has always had a way to combine class with sexy on any day.

The African Screen-Goddess played a guest at a wedding over the weekend and Ghanaians can’t stop talking about her fashion sense.

Arsenal crash out of FA Cup after suffering humiliation in the hands of lower league opposition, Nottingham Forest

Current FA Cup holders Arsenal were humiliate out of the FA Cup by Nottingham Forest on Sunday evening after losing a dramatic tie 4-2 in the biggest shock of the third round.