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Zambian clubs secure first leg wins in Confederation Cup playoffs

Zesco United defeated South Africa's Kaizer Chiefs 3-1 on Sunday to complete a successful weekend for Zambian clubs in the first legs of the...

Huddersfield manager David Wagner quits after string of poor performances

David Wagner has quit his job as the manager of English football club Huddersfield Town after a string of poor performances that have left...

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge ready for London Marathon clash with UK’s Mo...

Kenya’s world record holder and defending champion Eliud Kipchoge will return to the London Marathon this year, setting up a mouth-watering clash with Britain’s...

Former South Africa striker Phil Masinga dies at 49

Former South Africa captain Lucas Radebe says the country has lost a "legend" following his compatriot Phil Masinga's death aged 49. Masinga played with Radebe...

Denis Onyango named best African football goalkeeper

Uganda Cranes goalkeeper Denis Onyango has been named Africa’s best football goalkeeper in the just concluded CAF Awards 2018 He took to social media to...

Egypt to host AFCON 2019

Egypt will host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The Confederation of African Football announced the North African country as the new host of the...

Former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho rejects Benfica’s advances

Former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has reportedly rejected an offer to return to coaching with Portuguese side Benfica. Sky Sports reports that the 55-year-old...

Proteas clinch series victory over Pakistan

South Africa reeled off their modest victory target of 41 runs early on the fourth day of the second test against Pakistan to clinch...

Manchester United roar to fifth consecutive win under Solskjaer

Manchester United’s caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Saturday enjoyed a fifth consecutive win to maintain a perfect start to his coaching role at...

Nigerian football chief woos Victor Moses over possible Super Eagles return

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation Amaju Pinnick has pleaded with former international Victor Moses to return to the national team ahead of...

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Protesters clash with Sudan police in latest anti-Bashir unrest

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Sudanese police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters marching towards the presidential palace in Khartoum on Thursday, as demonstrations demanding President Omar al-Bashir’s...

UN expert urges Africa to pursue rainwater harvesting to fight climate change

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A hydrology expert with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Wednesday urged Africa to pursue rainwater harvesting in order to...

Police recover and detonate explosive left behind at Dusit D2 complex

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Kenyan bomb disposal experts on Thursday located then destroyed an explosive left over from the extremist attack on a Nairobi luxury hotel complex in...

Consumer goods company Unilever invests $12.2 million in Ghana plants

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Consumer goods company Unilever Ghana has invested GH¢60million in new infrastructure and factory plants as part of plans to improve its offering to the...

Opinion

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

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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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