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AFCON 2019: A look at the match venues

The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations is set to begin later today, with a clash pitting the host nation Egypt against Zimbabwe. The much-anticipated competition...

Nigeria qualify for Women’s World Cup last 16

Nigeria qualified for the Round of 16 at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup as one of the best third-placed teams from the group...

Cameroon’s men’s team in pay dispute on eve of AFCON 2019

The reigning AFCON champions are supposed to begin pursuit of a second consecutive title on Tuesday but Cameroon's men's football team is still in...

Cameroon advances to final 16 of Women’s World Cup

Cameroon qualified for the women’s World Cup last 16 when Ajara Nchout earned them a 2-1 win over New Zealand with the last kick...

Caster Semenya to run 800m race at Stanford Diamond League

Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya will race in the 800m at the Stanford Diamond League in California set to be held on June 30. A...

CAF chief lauds President el-Sisi for Egypt’s AFCON 2019 preparation

The president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, has lauded Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi for his country’s good preparation ahead...

Naby Keita hopes Guinea can perform well at AFCON 2019

Guinea’s football star Naby Keita says he aspires to make his country renowned in world football. The 24-year-old made the remarks just a few days...

VAR to be used at AFCON 2019 from quarter-finals

The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology will be used at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) from the quarter final stage, the Confederation of...

FIFA to take over management of African football

FIFA is set to take over the running of African football in the wake of corruption scandals consuming the Confederation of African Football (CAF). The...

Botswana set to host Toyota 1000 desert race

The Toyota 1000 Desert Race will start on June 21, in Selebi Phikwe, a former copper/nickel mining town in the northern part of Botswana. The...
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