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Ivorian Chelsea Legend Didier Drogba Named Ballon d’Or Ambassador

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has been chosen as France Football’s Ballon d’Or ambassador on Thursday. The former Blues star will co-host the award ceremony set for December 2 in Paris, and will present the trophy. “I feel honoured to present this prestigious award. I see it as an acknowledgement of my career and its exemplarity,” Drogba said in a…

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The King Hangs his Boots! 

Former Chelsea and Ivorian goal poacher Didier Drogba has officially retired from active football. The 40-year-old Chelsea legend confirmed this on his social media accounts, with a heartfelt message. ‘Didi’ bagged a total of 164 goals in 381 appearances for Chelsea, helping them win the Premier league four times, four FA cups, three League cups…

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Don Jazzy, Dencia, Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry, Kerry Washington, More For The ALS Challenge, Watch!

We thought you had to be nominated to take part in the challenge… Nigerian celebrities are obviously setting the pace on this one. You may have heard of the non-profit organization, The ALS Association set up in July to help garner funds for Lou Gehrig’s Disease, otherwise called ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), a progressive neurodegenerative disease.…

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Alex Okosi Named One Of Africa’s “50 Trailblazers Under 50”

Alex Okosi, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa, has been recognised by New African Magazine in its list of “50 Trailblazers Under 50” who are realizing significant achievements in their specific field of endeavour (issue #528, June 2013). Alex Okosi Created to celebrate 50 years of the OAU/AU, the…

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