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President Kagame meets FIFA chief Infantino in Kigali

Today in Kigali, President Kagame meets with @FIFACom President Gianni Infantino ahead of the FIFA Council Meeting that will be held at the Kigali...

FIFA council set for Rwanda meet to discuss new competitions

World football governing body FIFA’s ruling council is set to meet in Kigali, Rwanda on Friday, where one of the items on the agenda...

Real Madrid records longest ever goal drought

Spanish giants Real Madrid have recorded the longest goal drought in their history, the club’s worst drought since 1985. The side officially went 481...

Former Kenyan sports minister charged over Rio Olympics graft

Former Kenyan sports minister Hassan Wario was charged in court on Friday with abuse of office over the siphoning off of funds meant for...

Sadio Mane undergoes surgery after sustaining injury on international duty

Liverpool’s Senegalese forward Sadio Mane underwent surgery on Wednesday after he sustained a hand injury on international duty. The 26-year-old returned to Liverpool for the...

Caster Semenya could miss most of 2019 as testosterone rules delayed

World and Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya's battle to stop a rule change affecting female athletes with high testosterone levels could see her miss...

Madagascar becomes first team to qualify for AFCON 2019

Madagascar’s national football team has become the first team to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after beating Equatorial Guinea 1-0 in Malabo,...

Kenyan officials charged in court over Rio Olympics graft

Several Kenyan officials were charged in court on Monday for abuse of office and misappropriation of funds from Rio Olympic Games. Richard Ekai, who was...

Vincent Kompany’s father becomes Belgium’s first ever black mayor

Manchester City’s defender and captain Vincent Kompany’s father has become the first ever black mayor in Belgium after winning local elections for the municipality...

Kenya beats Ethiopia 3-0 in Afcon qualifier

Kenya on Sunday thrashed Ethiopia 3-0 in their return leg match in the AFCON qualifiers at the Safaricom Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi,Kenya hence consolidating...

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At least 25 killed in Cameroon in clashes between army and separatists

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Twenty-five separatists were killed on Tuesday in new fighting in a restive English-speaking region of majority French-speaking Cameroon, security officials said. The conflict between Anglophone...

IGAD urges East African nations to reinforce anti-graft efforts

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Policymakers and experts who have gathered for a 4-day anti-graft training organized by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) are urging East African countries...

Ethiopia arrests ex-head of army firm as crackdown targets security services

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Ethiopia arrested the former head of a military-run industrial conglomerate on Tuesday and flew him in handcuffs to the capital, state media reported, a...

Burundi grounds new direct flight between Nairobi and Bujumbura

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A new flight between Bujumbura, Burundi and Nairobi, Kenya has been canceled by the Burundi government because there is no business class on board...

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

6 days 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

7 days 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 week 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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