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Egypt plunge down FIFA rankings following disastrous World Cup

Following a disastrous FIFA World Cup campaign, Egypt has become Africa’s biggest loser in the latest FIFA rankings published on Thursday. The North African giants...

Comedian Trevor Noah defends his ‘Africa won the World Cup’ joke

US-based South African comedian Trevor Noah had a lot to say in response to a French diplomat who took offense to Noah saying "Africa...

Jorge Sampaoli loses job as Argentina coach after disappointing World Cup...

Argentina’s football manager Jorge Sampaoli has been sacked from his position following a disappointing FIFA World Cup campaign. La Albiceleste managed only one win in...

#Worldcup2018:Russia Donga girls spreading African culture through dance

African teams might have been edged out of the FIFA world cup but their culture continues to live on through music.One all-girls group in...

#Worldcupfinal:Uganda beefs up security ahead of World Cup final match

Ugandan police and military have enhanced security ahead of the Sunday World Cup final match to avoid the repeat of the July 2010 twin...

FIFA chief says VAR use in World Cup is a success

World football governing body FIFA’s president Gianni Infantino has praised the use of the Video Assistant Technology (VAR) in the 2018 World Cup as...

Tunisia open to pursuing joint North Africa bid for 2030 World...

Tunisia would be open to the idea of a North African bid for the 2030 World Cup along with Algeria and Morocco. The president of...

FIFA World Cup 2018: A tournament of records

32 teams from around the world gathered in Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, all seeking to be crowned the best of the...

FIFA boss ‘sad’ Africa is out of 2018 World Cup

FIFA boss Gianni Infantino has told the BBC that he is sad no African team made it to the knock-out stages of the World...

Senegal ask FIFA to revise fair play ruling after exit

Senegal’s football federation (FSF) has asked FIFA to reconsider its fair play ruling after their accumulation of more yellow cards than World Cup group...

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Libyans celebrate 8th revolution anniversary

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Libyans celebrated the 8th anniversary of the uprising that led to toppling of long serving leader, Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. Eight years ago, Libya experienced...

Army to be “ruthless” against tampering in Nigeria’s postponed vote – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday warned that anyone trying to tamper with Nigeria’s postponed vote risked their lives and accused the electoral commission of...

Rwanda hasn’t banned Ugandan goods – envoy

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The deputy Ugandan Ambassador to Rwanda, Ms Anne Katusiime, yesterday dismissed as rumours claim that the Rwandan government had banned the exportation of Ugandan...

Four Zimbabwe generals retired in Mnangagwa’s first purge of military

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Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa retired four generals on Monday, in the first major shake-up of the armed forces since he took office and including...

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

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A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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