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Ex-S.Africa cricket coach praises Pietersen’s impact

Kevin Pietersen is seen by many as England's most talented batsman, but despite his talent and a sublime 355 not out for his county...

Ghana’s Black Stars hope to win against Mauritius in qualifying campaign

Ghana is hosting Mauritius on Sunday in both teams' first Africa Cup of Nations qualifications encounter. The Black Stars were runners-up in the previous...

Basketball promotes peace in Central African Republic

The Central African Republic has been making significant strides in bringing calm to the country, since the violence that escalated there in 2013. Hurdles...

Somalia’s local football league attracts foreign talents

Football has recently been gaining national acclaim as the Somali FA has been reviving the sport. FIFA too has been conducting courses for officials,...

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...

Beijing & Almaty made final presentations for bid to host 2022...

Teams from both Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan made critical presentations to International Olympic committee members on Tuesday in Lausanne, Switzerland as they seek to...

Senegal tops Confederation of Africa Rugby Tier 1B

Senegal now tops the Confederation of Africa Rugby Tier 1B championships, after beating Mauritius 42-3 on the opening day of the championship. Hosts Uganda...

Sepp Blatter urged to confirm departure from FIFA

FIFA election monitor Domenico Scala has urged Sepp Blatter to state clearly he is leaving as president. Scala calls in a statement for "all concerned...

Somalia Basketball team prepares for Inter-cities tournament in Dar es Salaam

Basketball is the only game played at night in Mogadishu. Somalia's national basketball team has been preparing to compete, and possibly make an impact...

Stephen Keshi speaks on Nigeria’s challenges and goals ahead

Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi says he is determined to leave a lasting legacy as he begins a second stint as coach of one...