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BBC African Footballer of the Year 2018: Nominees named for award

Medhi Benatia, Kalidou Koulibaly, Sadio Mane, Thomas Partey and Mohamed Salah (from left to right) are the nominees The five-man shortlist for the 2018 BBC African Footballer of the Year award has been announced. This year’s nominees are Medhi Benatia (Morocco), Kalidou Koulibaly (Senegal), Sadio Mane (Senegal), Thomas Partey (Ghana) …

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AFCON 2019: Mali and Morocco qualify for Cameroon

Morocco celebrate after scoring against Cameroon Morocco qualified for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations without kicking a ball on Saturday while Mali won 1-0 in Gabon to progress. The Atlas Lions qualify with a game to spare after Comoros’ shock 2-1 home win against Malawi. Morocco beat Cameroon 2-0 …

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Shrinking Swiss glacier hosts world’s largest postcard

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Organisers set the challenge to raise awareness of climate change The snow-capped majesty of the Swiss Alps has dazzled many a tourist. And on Friday, the region played host to the planet’s largest postcard. Laid out on the shrinking Aletsch Glacier, this huge mosaic …

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