Category: Africa

I’ll make Nigeria women’s league marketable and competitive, says Aisha Falode

Head of the Nigeria Women Football League, Aisha Falode has pledged to make the country’s women championship more competitive and a marketable brand to attract...

Tragic: Crocodile kills footballer in Africa

A football club in Mozambique is in mourning after one of their players was tragically killed by a crocodile. Estevao Alberto Gino, 19, who played for amateur club...

Lottery Trust Fund Donates Sporting Equipments to 2,000 Kogi schools

About 2, 000 public primary schools in Kogi State have been received N5 m worth of sports equipment from the National Lottery Trust Funds‎. The Executive Secretary,...

BREAKING: Ahmad defeats incumbent Hayatou to emerge new Caf President

Ahmad Ahmad has emerged the 17th president of the Confederation of African Football after defeating incumbent Issa Hayatou at the 2017 Caf election congress held in...

Nigeria do not lack talents but facilities, says Africa’s Table Tennis star, Oshonaike

Globally, Olufunke Oshonaike holds the record as the only female table tennis player to feature in seven Olympic Games having made her debut at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic...

Ghana Receieve FIFA President Gianni Infantino today

The President of the world football body, FIFA, Gianni Infantino will vsist Ghana today on a one-day working visit, Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced. The...

Caf Polls: Sani Lulu Warns Pinnick Over Nemesis of #HayatouMustGo Plot on Nigeria

A former President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi, has advised the president of the NFF, Amaju Pinnick, to tread carefully on his...

Hayatou’s Caf Presidency Challenger, Ahmad Unveils Manifesto for March 16 Polls

Ahmad Ahmad, the sole candidate challenging long-term serving Issa Hayatou for president of the Confederation of African Football (Caf), has unveiled his manifesto....

NPFL: MFM 19-year Stephen Odey, In First Career Hat-trick In The 2016/17 Season

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club teenage striker, Stephen Odey has described his first career hat-trick in the 2016/17 Nigeria Professional...

Caf 2017 Presidential Polls: Southern African FAs back Ahmad to unseat Hayatou

The Council of Southern African Football Associations (Cosafa) unanimously endorsed Ahmad Ahmad as a presidential candidate in upcoming Confederation of African Football...

Gambia: “He Is Leaving Tomorrow And Will Arrive In Banjul At Around 4pm” – Barrow’s Aide

Amie Bojang, an aide of the Gambian President Adama Barrow, has said that the newly inaugurated president will return to The Gambia on Thursday, Reuters reported on...

Georges Leekens quits as Algeria coach after #Afcon2017 exit

Algeria coach Goorges Leekens has resigned following the team’s early exit from the Africa Cup of Nations. The Desert Foxes were one of the pre-tournament...

Trump’s Emergence: African Countries Can Now Take Full Hold Of Their Destinies – Okonjo-Iweala

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s ex-Minister of Finance, has said that newly-installed president of the United States of America, Donald Trump, will allow Africa...

Gambia: Yahya Jammeh Officially Steps Down (Video)

Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh has finally relinquished mantle of leadership of the Gambia to his democratically elected successor, Adama Barrow in an official video. Yahya...

Gambia: “Step Aside In The Interest Of Peace And Safety Of The Gambian People” – Jammeh’s Lawyer Warns

The lawyer of outgoing leader of The Gambia, Edu Gomez, has fled the country to neighbouring Senegal after penning the president a letter to step down from office in the...