CAF Awards: Drogba’s phone stolen in Ghana’s State House

Former Ivory Coast striker, Didier Drogba, lost his phone while hosting the 2017 CAF Awards on Wednesday.

Drogba co-hosted the gala night with South African broadcaster, Carol Tshabalala, at the State House Banquet Hall in Accra, Ghana.

According to, the former Chelsea player was focused on the event, when he realized his “mobile phone had disappeared”.

“Sadly, the icon had to return to his base without his phone,” the report added.

Recall that Gabon forward, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, also lost his luggage in transit to Abuja for the 2016 CAF Awards.

He wrote this on his Instagram page afterwards: “When you arrive for the ceremony…. and they lost our baggage!! So that’s how we dress tonight. Thanks Lufthansa.”