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Arsenal youngster open to playing for Nigeria

Nigeria’s under-20 football coach Paul Aigbogun has welcomed news that Arsenal youngster Folarin Balogun is open to playing for the Super Eagles. The tactician however...

Klopp hails Sadio Mane’s goal-scoring form

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has hailed Sadio Mane’s goal-scoring form, while also urging Mohamed Salah not to give up his desire to find the...

Ghana, Rwanda prepare for international friendly fixture

Ghana's announced friendly against Mauritania has been canceled, according to media reports. Instead, the Black Stars will face Rwanda on March 26 after playing Kenya...

Cameroonian coach kidnapped, released in same day

The coach of Cameroonian first division club Yong Sports Academy of Bamenda, Emmanuel Ndoumbe Bosso who was kidnapped on 19 March has been released. A...

Barcelona are favourites to win Champions League – Mauricio Pochettino

Barcelona are the favourites to win the 2018/19 Champions League, according to Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino. English side Manchester United will come up against...

Barcelona and Spain legend Xavi Hernandez opposes plans to expand World...

Former Spain and Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has differed with proposals to have the FIFA World Cup expanded to 48 teams from 32, saying...

Sadio Mane shoots Liverpool to the top of the Premier League

Liverpool’s Senegalese forward Sadio Mane led the Reds to a crucial win against Fulham on Sunday, taking them to the top of the Premier...

DR Congo hopes to snap up Wan-Bissaka

Democratic Republic of Congo football officials hope to convince Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka to ditch England for the African side. The 21-year-old has been...

Manchester United bundled out of FA Cup by inspired Wolves

Manchester United slumped to a second consecutive defeat on Saturday after going down 2-1 to Wolverhampton Wanderers, ending their FA Cup hopes. The defeat was...

Lights go out as Sri Lanka suffers ODI sweep in South...

A floodlight failure ended the final one-day international early and doomed Sri Lanka to a 5-0 series loss in South Africa on Saturday. The technical...

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Chinese President Xi Jinping lands in Italy

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Chinese President Xi Jinping has arrived at Italy’s Fiumicino Airport for an official state visit. This comes after Xi hailed an era of “global...

On International Day of Forests, what is the future of Kenya’s Mau Forest?

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When observing an aerial image of Mau Forest, located in Kenya’s Rift Valley, the various shades of green are striking. From the thick, dark...

Kenya Red Cross appeals for $8.2 million to help drought victims

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The Kenya Red Cross on Thursday appealed for Sh824,554,720 (about $8.2 million) in funds to help provide humanitarian assistance to 1.1 million people it...

Zambia bans ‘Viagra’ energy drink

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Authorities in Zambia have banned an energy drink after laboratory results showed that it contained the active ingredient of the anti-impotence drug Viagra. SX Energy...

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

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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