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Chelsea Secures Premier League Title With 3 Games To Spare

Chelsea secured their first Premier League title in five years after a nervy 1-0 win over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. The Blues needed one...

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Is it the fight of the century?

  In less than 24 hours from now, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will duke it out in the richest event in boxing history. Many...

Real & Atletico Rebut Investigation Claims

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid have strongly refuted suggestions they are under investigation by FIFA over the transfer of players aged under 18. Reports in...

Mayweather and Pacquiao Gear Up For Saturday’s Bout

It's been called one of the biggest boxing fights in history and both fighters Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao are in the final...

Nigerian Oshoala nominated for BBC Woman’s Footballer of the Year Award

  Nigerian, Oshoala Lamina has been nominated for the BBC Woman's Footballer of the Year Award. Oshaoala is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays for Liverpool...

Kenya and Ethiopia rule the London Marathon

Kenyan athlete Eliud Kipchoge won the men's marathon in the prestigious London Marathon that took place Sunday. On the women's side, Ethiopia's Tigist Tufa came...

China to build a 60,000 seat stadium in Ivory Coast

  The Chinese government has promised to build a 60,000 capacity stadium in Ivory Coast in readiness for  the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations which...

NBA Coming to Africa: South Africa to Host NBA Megastars in...

Africa will host its first ever NBA match later this year. An exhibition match will be played in Johannesburg on August the 1st. But...

Stephen Keshi signs 2 year deal for Super Eagles coaching job

Nigerian Football federation has renewed the contract of its national teams coach. The two-year contract renewal reportedly comes after intense negotiation with the Nigerian...

Stephen Keshi to coach Super Eagles again

Nigerian Football federation has renewed the contract of its national teams coach. The two-year contract renewal reportedly comes after intense negotiation with the Nigerian Football...

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Congo confirms Ebola case at Ugandan border

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Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed a case of Ebola on its border with Uganda, a country so far clear of the deadly virus,...

South Africa sees decrease in rhino poaching

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South Africa has seen a decrease in the number of rhinos poached since the beginning of this year, thanks to enhanced anti-poaching efforts, authorities...

Number of dead from Tanzania’s ferry accident disaster hits 136

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The number of people dead from Tanzania’s ferry accident disaster has risen to at least 136, the country’s top police official said on Friday. The...

Burkina Faso issues overnight ban on motorcycles in restive east region

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Growing attacks by motorbike-riding extremists who flee into the forest have led Burkina Faso’s government to ban the use of motorbikes and bike carts...

Opinion

Deji Badmus

NIGERIA: BUHARI’S ANTI-CORRUPTION WAR

There is something about corruption in Nigeria that is, for me, a huge contradiction. Everyone in the country knows it is about the biggest...

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to ZANU- PF, ending an uncomfortable coalition with the opposition. The four-year...
Robert Kagiri

What China’s ‘New Era’ means for Africa

The curtain finally came down on the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 19th Congress held between October 18-24, 2017 at the Great Hall of...
CGTN Africa