Registration opens for Africa Women’s Sports Summit

Registration has officially opened for the 2019 Africa Women’s Sports Summit. Interested persons can register for free via the event’s website www.awsportsummit.com where they will provide a few details. The applications will undergo a selection process, after which an eventual…

Inaugural Africa Women’s Sports Summit set for Accra May 15

Ghana’s capital, Accra, will hold the inaugural Africa Women’s Sports Summit on May 15. The summit, which is a brainchild of International Sports Journalist Juliet Bawuah, will bring together over sixty participants for a day’s session with some of Africa’s…

Afcon 2019: Black Stars get Cameroon, Benin and Guinea Bissau in Group F

Ghana’s Black Stars discovered their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) fate Friday night as they got drawn into Group F together defending champions Cameroon, as well as West African neighbours Benin and Guinea Bissau. Coach Kwasi Appiah’s side other…

LIVE: 2019 Afcon Official Draw

Watch live, the official draw for the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon), Egypt 2019 from Cairo. Seeding: Pot 1: Egypt, Cameroon, Senegal, Tunisia, Nigeria, Morocco Pot 2: DR Congo, Ghana, Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, Guinea, Algeria Pot 3: South Africa,…

Afcon 2019 Draw: Tradition places Egypt, Cameroon among top seeds, Ghana miss out

Egypt and Cameroon benefited from being hosts and title-holders respectively when the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations draw seedings were announced on Thursday. The draw in Cairo on Friday will be based on the April Fifa rankings which, ordinarily, would…

African great Toure blasts football chiefs over racism

Four-time African footballer of the year Yaya Toure says football authorities should be more proactive when it comes to racism. The 35-year-old former Ivory Coast great – who also starred for Barcelona and Manchester City – said football’s governing bodies…

African football spreads its wings by staging Super Cup in Qatar

A 20 000-seat stadium in Qatar capital Doha will be the unlikely setting on Friday for the Caf Super Cup showdown between Esperance of Tunisia and Raja Casablanca of Morocco. The annual one-off match pits the winners of the Caf Champions…

Nigeria ‘confident’ for Afcon after Egypt friendly win

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr hailed his side’s friendly victory over Africa Cup of Nations hosts and favourites Egypt, but admitted they still need to improve before the tournament starts in June. A stunning goal by Paul Onuachu inside a minute…

Tanzania players. technical staff get land rewards for Afcon 2019 qualification

Players and Technical team of the Tanzania national team have been rewarded with pieces of land following their qualification to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, according to reports. On Sunday, the Taifa Stars defeated Uganda 3-0 at…

Afcon 2019: A wrap on the 24 QUALIFIED teams

The qualifying stage for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations has now concluded with South Africa becoming the last side to book their ticket to the June 21 to July 19 tournament. Group A Senegal and Madagascar went to the…

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