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Morocco To Host 2018 African Nations Cup

Morocco will host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN), the country's Royal Football Federation (FRMF) announced on Sunday. The decision to give Morocco the hosting rights was taken at the Emergency Committee meeting of the...

Ballon d’Or Winner George Weah Leads Race To Become Liberian President

Legendary African footballer turned politician, George Manneh Weah, maintained his lead over Vice President Joseph Boakai as more provisional results from Liberia's presidential election were announced on Friday. If current results hold, they would contest a run-off...

Nigeria Celebrate World Cup Qualification, Coach Rohr Aims To Reach Knockout Stages At Russia...

Nigerian national football coach Gernot Rohr is dreaming of surviving the group stage at the 2018 World Cup in Russia while celebration doesn't seem to end in Nigeria after the "Super Eagles'" recent success....

Nigeria’s Football Body Declares Godswill Akpabio International Stadium Ready For AFCON 2019 Qualifier

Nigeria's football governing body on Wednesday said a team of inspectors has declared the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in southern city of Uyo ready for next month's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier. The...
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Why Africa’s Sports Industry Needs To Step Up To The Plate

The Egyptian government recently took steps that have lead to football fans being labelled as terrorists. The arrest and detention of alleged members of the Ultras White Knights (UWK), a highly politicised supporters group...