Kigali International AirportKigali International Airport has been ranked the fifth-best airport in Africa this year by a Canadian aviation web site.The survey, released Wednesday by ‘The Guide to Sleeping in Airports,’ credited Kigali International Airport’s recent renovations, noting that the works improved the airport’s efficiency and security.The web site, www.sleepinginairports.net, is an internationally recognized travellers’ online guide that was established in 1996 as a platform for passengers to share their airport experiences around the world.Cape Town International AirportSouth Africa’s Cape Town International Airport and Johannesburg Airport were ranked first and second best airports on the continent, respectively.Algiers Hauari Boumediene in Algeria came in third followed by Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolsm International Airport in Mauritius.Singapore Changi International AirportGlobally, Singapore Changi International Airport was ranked the best airport in the world, followed by South Korea’s Seoul Incheon, while Tokyo Haneda in Japan came in third.
The 25-year-old has yet to feature this season after under going ankle surgery, but if he shows no ill effects could come into contention for Saturday’s Barclays Premier League encounter against Aston Villa. The prospect of a return for the 6ft 3ins striker, signed in a club-record £15million deal from Liverpool in June 2013, would give Irons boss Sam Allardyce more options, with summer signing Diafra Sakho expected to be available again following a shoulder problem. England forward Andy Carroll stepped up his rehabilitation by completing the full hour of West Ham’s behind-closed-doors match against Southend on Wednesday. Press Association Defender Winston Reid is another who could be in the squad this weekend after a dead leg. West Ham have impressed during their opening 10 league games, currently sitting fifth with Senegal forward Sakho having scored in seven successive matches before his injury in the win over champions Manchester City on October 25.