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Supersand Eagles face Senegal test in Beach Soccer AFCON

Nigeria's Supersand Eagles will begin their quest to qualify for the 2019 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Paraguay when they come face to...

Heartbreak for Banyana as Falcons claim 9th African title

Once again Nigeria's Super Falcons remain supreme in African women's football as they beat Banyana Banyana of South Africa on 4-3 penalties after 120...

Cameroon stripped of playing host to 2019 AFCON

Cameroon have been stripped of hosting next year's Africa Cup of Nations, says the Confederation of African Football. African football's governing body (CAF) says it...

Banyana, Super Falcons square up in women’s AFCON final

Nigeria's Super Falcons will seek to continue to dominance of women's football in Africa when they face Banyana Banyana of South Africa in the...

Ebi declares Falcons ready for Equatorial Guinea hurdle

Super Falcons captain Onome Ebi has stated that "the ball is now" in their court to ensure that they defeat their Equatorial Guinean counterparts...

Banyana Banyana stun Super Falcons in AWCON opener

A brilliant strike by substitute Chrestina Thembi Kgatlana five minutes from time handed South Africa a dream start in the tournament as they beat...

Ighalo nets hat-trick for Nigeria, Fajr rescues Morocco

Nigeria forward Odion Ighalo scored a hat-trick, Moroccan Faycal Fajr spared his country the blushes and Zimbabwean Knowledge Musona was the hero and villain...

Ghana’s AFCON qualifier vs suspended Sierra Leone cancelled

Ghana’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations doubleheader games against Sierra Leone will not hold after the latter failed to meet FIFA’s demands to have...

Rohr leaves out Mikel, Simy, calls Success, Simon for Libya

Nigeria captain Mikel John Obi and Italy-based Simeon 'Simy' Nwankwo will not be part of the two Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches with...

Cameroon resolute on playing host to 2019 AFCON

A top Cameroon football official told AFP on Sunday his nation "will be ready" to host next year's Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), even...

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African nations want to recover stolen assets

Former British prime minister David Cameron two years ago was caught talking about an anti-corruption summit and calling Nigeria “fantastically corrupt.” But meanwhile his country...

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