Sports activities journalist, premium present host and presenter of Sports activities 360 on Vox Africa, Mimi Fawaz and Nollywood legend, Richard  Mofe-Damijo (RMD) have been confirmed because the official comperes of the 2016 Glo-Caf Awards.

A graduate of Metropolis College of London, Mimi who’s half-Nigerian (her mom is from Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria) and half-Lebanese, has labored for CNN, ESPN and ITV Tv networks.

Described because the ‘driving pressure behind UK’s first unique African soccer present’, Mimi has efficiently carved a distinct segment for herself in a area dominated by males. Mimi is delighted by the chance prolonged to her to host the present and has promised Africa and the remainder of the world a spectacular supply.


Popularly generally known as RMD, Richard Mofe-Damijo was born July 6, 1961. He’s a Nigerian actor and politician. He was the Commissioner for Tradition and Tourism in Delta State, Nigeria between 2009 and 2015 . Mofe-Damijo who was born in Warri, Delta State, Nigeria, attended Midwest School, Warri and Anglican Grammar Faculty and was a member of the Drama Membership. He enrolled into the College of Benin the place he studied Theatre Arts.

A lawyer, politician and journalist,  RMD has featured in a number of top-notch soaps and movies comparable to Ripples, Out of Bounds, Three Clever Males, Oloibiri and Hush. A a number of award winner, RMD in 2005, gained the Greatest Actor in a Main Position on the maiden version of the African Film Academy Awards.

He’s the face of Globacom’s highly effective tv commercials which celebrated the corporate’s ground-breaking launch of Nigeria’s first nationwide cellular 4G LTE community.


Mimi Fawaz and Richard Mofe-Damijo will complement the glamorous occasion  referred to as the Oscars of African soccer and scheduled for the night time on fifth January, 2017 on the Worldwide Convention Centre, Abuja.


Source: Vanguard