BBC BRIT to simulcast African footballer of the year live on DStv


BBC Brit will simulcast the live announcement of African Footballer of the Year from BBC World News for the first time on Monday, 12 December 2016.

It will broadcast a 15 minute programme fronted by World News’ Focus on Africa presenter, Peter Okwoche, and feature player profiles, highlights from the award’s launch programme and the live reveal of this year’s winner.

The hugely popular award, which celebrates the best African footballer of the year, has been run by the BBC for over two decades.