Thursday, May 23, 2019

Fatma Samoura is the Most Powerful Woman in International Sports

By Kylie Kiunguyu FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura, ranked number one on the Forbes 2018 Most Powerful Women in International Sports list, is...

Marathon champion is latest Kenyan drugs cheat

Samuel Kalalei, who won the Athens marathon last year, is the third Kenyan athlete to have been found in breach of anti-doping rules in...

Ethiopia and Eritrea announce football friendly

The Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) and its Eritrean counterpart have agreed to stage a historic friendly game between the two nations in Asmara next...

Trevor Noah in spat with diplomat over World Cup winners’ identity

US-based South African comedian Trevor Noah has become involved in a spat with the French ambassador to the US, Gerard Araud, over the identity...

The national debate over French identity

France's last World Cup win in 1998 triggered a national debate over French identity, after the slogan Black-Blanc-Beur (Black, White, Arab) was coined to...

Cameroon cancels league games over lack of money

Cameroon, the country due to host the Africa Cup of Nations next year, has suspended the final matches of its top two professional leagues...

Fifa boss ‘sad Africa is out of the World Cup’

ifa boss Gianni Infantino has told the BBC that he is sad no African team made it to the knock-out stages of the World...

Mikel’s father was kidnapped hours before Argentina match

The captain of Nigeria's national football team, John Obi Mikel, has revealed he was told his father had been kidnapped four hours before the...

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers agree to a four year deal worth...

It’s official! LeBron James is leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers and taking his talents over to the Los Angeles and scored a mega four-year, $154 million...

Meet France’s World Cup players with deep African roots

France’s thrilling 4-3 victory over Argentina in their World Cup Last 16 clash on Saturday has confirmed their potential as global champions this year...

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Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal Dismisses Suit Seeking To Stop Buhari’s Inauguration

  The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has dismissed the suit filed by the Hope Democratic Party (HDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Mr Ambrose Aworu, seeking...

Muslims and Jews pray alongside each other at Africa’s oldest synagogue

Djerba, Tunisia – Afef Ben Yedder delicately placed an egg inscribed with wishes in a cavity in Africa’s oldest synagogue in southern Tunisia, hoping...

Nigerians are importing pizza from London – worried Minister discloses

As Nigeria is seeking ways to curb the unbridled importation of goods that is surpassing exportation and crippling the country’s economy, it has been...