Category: Prize

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Egypt’s Salah wins African Footballer of the Year prize

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah has capped the most successful period of his career by winning the 2017 African player of the year award. Following a record number of votes, the Liverpool star was awarded the Confederation of African Football Player of the Year accolade on Thursday at a ceremony in Ghana’s capital city, Accra, ahead of fellow Liverpool…

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2017 Nobel Peace Prize: What’s ICAN?

The Geneva-based International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) will be receiving the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on Sunday. ICAN has been at the forefront of pushing for an end to the use of nuclear weapons through the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, which has 50 signatories including Brazil, South Africa…