Africa Senegal World 

Woman’s unfailing love for husband still in coma for 37 years

The story of Bernadette Adams, the wife of former French footballer, Jean-Pierre Adams has resonated with many around the world. Bernadette’s love for her husband who is still in coma for over three decades now continues to excite and marvel many. Her husband’s life was brutally turned upside down in 1982 when then 34 years he walked into a Lyon hospital for some routine surgery. Jean-Pierre Adams had gone to the hospital to correct a troublesome knee but he left not able to talk, walk or move any of his…

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Africa Sports World 

Footballer shot and killed in Amsterdam

Former Burton Albion defender Kelvin Maynard has been shot and killed in Amsterdam, Dutch police have confirmed. The 32-year-old was shot in his car and police are appealing for witnesses as they search for two suspects who they say escaped on a black scooter. Officers from a nearby fire station tried to help Maynard but he later died of his injuries. The Dutch-Surinamese player, who also had a spell at Royal Antwerp, was at non-league Dutch club Alphense Boys. “Everyone at Burton Albion is saddened to learn of the tragic death…

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Africa Sports World 

Footballer leaves new club weeks after signing, without playing

Former Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel has terminated his contract with Atalanta just weeks after signing for the club. The 34-year-old was a free agent after leaving Fenerbahce in the summer and put pen to paper on a one-year deal at the Serie A club on August 9. The centre-back did not even make his debut for the club having been an unused substitute in Atalanta’s first match against SPAL last weekend. According to many reports in Italy, Skrtel has decided to end his current deal by mutual consent. It is suggested that the defender…

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Africa Ghana Sports World 

Ghana’s Kevin-Prince Boateng joins Fiorentina

Midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has joined Serie A club Fiorentina from rivals Sassuolo on a permanent deal. The Florence based club are the third Italian club for the 32-year old after Sassuolo and AC Milan, where he won Serie A title with in 2012. “Fiorentina is delighted to announce the acquisition of Kelvin-Prince Boateng on a permanent deal from Sassuolo,” Fiorentina said in a statement on their website. The details of the deal for the former Ghana international have not been disclosed. Boateng spent the second part of last season on loan at…

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