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Mane, Salah, Aubameyang lead race for CAF Player of the Year...

Liverpool star forwards Mohamed Salah (Egypt) and Sadio Mane (Senegal) have been shortlisted by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for the African Player...

Alain Giresse named new Tunisia football coach

Former France international Alain Giresse was named Tunisia coach by the country’s football Federation on Thursday after signing an 18-month deal. It will be the...

Egypt now says will bid for 2019 AFCON

Egypt has expressed an interest in hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), a U-turn on its earlier stand in which it ruled...

Senegal is Africa’s best side in latest FIFA rankings

Senegal has taken top spot in Africa in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday. The Teranga Lions leapfrogged Tunisia, who themselves registered negative movement...

Liverpool’s Cameroonian defender Joel Matip out for up to six weeks

Liverpool’s Cameroonian defender Joel Matip faces a spell of up to six weeks on the sidelines after he sustained an injury in the Reds...

Yaya Toure leaves Olimpiakos just three months after re-joining the club

Former Cote d’Ivoire international Yaya Toure on Tuesday let Greek club Olympiakos just three months after re-joining the club. Toure joined Olympiakos for a second...

Serge Aurier blasts CAF for suggesting Cameroon takes AFCON 2021 from...

Cote d’Ivoire’s defender Serge Aurier has slammed the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for suggesting that Cameroon could replace his country as the host...

Man City manager Pep Guardiola urges stronger fight against racism

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has added his voice to the condemnation of racism in football, urging stakeholders to do more to eliminate the...

Congo-Brazzaville denies interest in hosting 2019 AFCON

Congo-Brazzaville has denied claims that it is keen to replace Cameroon as the host for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) despite the...

Egypt says no to hosting AFCON 2019

Egypt has no interest in playing host to the 2019 African Cup of Nations. The Egyptian Football Association said Thursday, the country will not launch...

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Government shuts down key prison in Mogadishu

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Ministry of Internal Security of Somalia on Sunday shut down Godka Jila’aw, a key prison in which National Intelligence and Security Agency used to...

2 killed in attack in Rwanda, near border with Burundi

13 hours ago
Unidentified attackers torched three passenger vehicles in southern Rwanda on Saturday evening, killing two and injuring eight Cyitabi Sector of Nyamagabe District, near the...

Kenyan government to deploy additional police reservists along Kenya-Somalia border

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The Kenyan government is set to deploy at least one thousand additional police reservists along the Kenya-Somalia border in Wajir County as efforts to...

U.S. orders non-emergency staff out of Congo before election

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The U.S. State Department said on Saturday it had ordered non-emergency government staff and family members of government employees to leave Democratic Republic of...

Opinion

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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

1 month ago
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

1 month ago
  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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Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

1 month ago
By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
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