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Lewis Hamilton defends comments over India

Formula One superstar Lewis Hamilton has defended his comments regarding India not being a good place to host the sport, after some backlash on...

Premier League “agree in principle” to introduce VAR next season

Clubs from the English Premier League on Thursday voted in favour of the introduction of the Video Assistant Referee technology from next season. The vote...

Time running out for Kenya’s Harambee Starlets to decide on Women’s...

The 2018 CAF Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) finals kick off on Saturday in Accra. Kenya's national team, the Harambee Starlets still don't...

Wilfried Zaha ruled out of Cote d’Ivoire’s AFCON qualifier against Guinea

Cote d’Ivoire’s Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha has been ruled out of the country’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier game against Guinea after failing...

Cecafa cancels 2018 Senior Challenge tournament

The Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations (Cecafa) has called off the 2018 Senior Challenge Cup for lack of a host nation. Kenya...

UEFA’s Brexit strategy will reduce number of foreigners in Premier League

In a bid to deal with Brexit and boost the number of homegrown players, the English Football Association (FA) is planning to reduce the...

Cameroon confident on hosting AFCON 2019

The Cameroonian government is exuding confidence over its ability and preparedness to host the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2019. Cameroon Sports Minister, Pierre Ismael...

Drogba retires from pitch after US League Cup final

Former Chelsea striker and Ivory Coast Captain Didier Drogba is expected to retire from play at the end of November when his contract expires...

Equatorial Guinea team reinstated to Women’s Africa Cup of Nations

Kenya's Football Federation (FKF) has condemned a Confederation of African Football (CAF) decision to reinstate Equatorial Guinea to the Women's Africa Cup of Nations. They...

Mohammed Salah statue gets mocked on internet

A statue intended to pay homage to Egyptian hero Mohamed Salah has been ridiculed for barely resembling the Liverpool forward. The bronze figure, unveiled in Sharm el-Sheikh, depicts Salah in...

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Over 1.3 million children in Sahel region suffer from acute malnutrition – UNICEF

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More than 1.3 million children aged less than five years suffer from acute malnutrition across six countries in Africa’s Sahel region, the United Nations...

UK Prime Minister Theresa May appoints new Brexit Secretary

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The UK’s junior health minister Stephen Barclay was on Friday appointed as the new Brexit Secretary as Prime Minister Theresa May sought to fill...

Two former presidents set to face off in Madagascar’s run-off vote

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Two of Madagascar’s former presidents are set to face off in a run-off election in December after failing to win an outright majority in...

Algeria shelves subsidy reforms before presidential elections

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Algeria is backtracking on some economic reforms such as cutting costly subsidies as the country wants to minimize the risk of protests before presidential...

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

1 week 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

1 week 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

2 weeks 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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