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East Africa’s Bodybuilders put their Strength on Display

Heavy lifters around East Africa showed what they were made of in the region's Strongman event recently. Competitors were tasked to carry weights twice...

Zimbabwe Kicked Out Of 2018 World Cup Qualifiers Over Debt

Zimbabwe have been expelled from the 2018 World Cup qualifying competition for failing to pay a former coach, soccer's governing body FIFA said on...

Ibrahimovic acusses Chelsea players of behaving like ‘babies’

  Chelsea crashed out of the Champions League under a storm of condemnation after shameful scenes marred a big night at Stamford Bridge. Zlatan Ibrahimovic  the...

Ghana wants players investigated for betting on team to lose

The head of the Ghana Football Association says he has reported top-flight players to law enforcement agencies for investigation following allegations that they were...

Hector Cuper , New Manager in Egypt

The Egyptian Football Association has appointed Argentinean Hector Cuper as the new manager of its national team.  The 59-year-old previously led Valencia to the...

Eto’o Honoured for Anti-Racism Stand

  Perhaps Africa's greatest ever soccer player, Samuel Eto'o, received recognition in London on Monday for his anti-racism work a day before his birthday. The Cameroonian...

Footballer sorry for grabbing a Goats horns

Nigeria international footballer Anthony Ujah has apologized for being too rough with a Goat mascot. The Nigeria striker Anthony Ujah who plays his football in...

Julius Arile: from warrior to elite athlete

Kenyan runners often recount how the sport helped them escape poverty. For one athlete, the marathon saved him from a life of crime and...

Nigeria tops the junior athletics championships in Addis

Nigeria's dominance in sprints powered them to the overall title at the just concluded Africa junior athletics championships in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The 12th edition...

Match Point Bulletin 28th February 2015

Full bulletin for African sports news on 28th Feb 2015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kdzhqKVXmfw

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Xi supports deeper cooperation with Senegal

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President Xi Jinping said China and Senegal should deepen pragmatic cooperation under frameworks of the Belt and Road Initiative and the Forum on China-Africa...

Tanzania and Kenya row over delay to wildebeest migration

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Springbok Sevens to meet Scotland in Rugby World Cup Sevens quarterfinals

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The Springbok Sevens team will meet Scotland in the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco on Sunday morning (SA time)...

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