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Liverpool forward Sadio Mane and Malaga midfielder Alfred N’diaye are yet to arrive Senegal’s training camp in Saly.

Suspended Sadio Mane to miss Senegal‘s AFCON opener

Sadio Mane will miss Senegal’s opening Africa Cup of Nations fixture against Tanzania due to a suspension, according to Teranga Lions coach Aliou Cisse.

AFCON: Guinea gamble on fitness of Liverpool star Naby Keita

Guinea have chosen Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita for the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt this month despite concerns about his thigh injury.

CAF president Ahmad arrested in France

President of Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, has been arrested in Paris, capital of France.
Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi

Gernot Rohr confirms ‘good’ meeting with Mikel Obi

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has described his meeting with Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel as successful.
Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has praised the Eagles, the coaching crew and himself for pushing the team to the 3rd best position in Africa and 42nd best in the world having taking over the team when it was not faring well in the FIFA Rankings over two years ago.

AFCON: Joe Erico warns NFF against getting complacent with Super Eagles preparation

Erstwhile Eagles assistant coach Joe Erico has warned against getting complacent with the preparation of Nigeria’s senior national team ahead of this summer’s AFCON in Egypt stating that the team cannot afford to be ill-prepared for the AFCON because of the talk on no minnows in African football.
Delta Sports Commission boss, Tonobok Okowa has confirmed that the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba will host another game of the Super Eagles in June during the next FIFA free window for international friendly games.

AFCON: Super Eagles in group of death – Chidi Offor-Okenwa

Chidi Offor-Okenwa, Chairman, Enugu State Football Association, says the Super Eagles’ Group in the forthcoming African Cup of Nations is the “group of death”.

CAF set to award 2020 CHAN to Cameroon

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) looks set to award the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) to Cameroon after Ethiopia appeared to have withdrawn as hosts having expressed doubts about its readiness to stage the tournament.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr tips Mo Salah, Egypt for AFCON title

Ahead of Today’s CAF 2019 AFCON draw, Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, has tipped host nation, Egypt as favorites to win the title.
Gernot Rohr

Olatunde Disu: Gernot Rohr’s achievements impress me

The former Technical Director, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Olatunde Disu, on Friday said that the steady improvement of the senior national team, the Super Eagles, under the Franco-German tactician, Gernot Rohr, impressed him.

CAF stages Super Cup in Qatar

A 20,000-seat stadium in Qatar capital Doha will be the unlikely setting Friday (today) for the CAF Super Cup showdown between Esperance of Tunisia and Raja Casablanca of Morocco.
Undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas prays with others for his slain colleague Ahmed Hussein-Suale, an investigative journalist who was killed by gunmen on Wednesday, at Madina Central Mosque in Accra, Ghana January 18, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Kokoroko

Dozens attend memorial for slain Ghana journalist

Dozens of people gathered in Ghana's capital on Friday to pay tribute to an investigative journalist who was killed after helping to expose corruption in African football.
Senegal . Kalidou Koulibaly . Napoli

Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly regrets gesture towards referee after racist chants against Inter Milan

Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly recalled his racism experience against Inter Milan and has admitted his inappropriate behaviour to the referee.
Kennedy Agyapong

Ghana police quiz lawmaker after reporter’s death

A Ghanaian politician who promised to pay anyone who attacked an undercover reporter has been questioned as part of the investigation into his death, police have announced.

Shehu Dikko: NFF, NIKE happy to work together

The Nigeria Football Federation and its official kit sponsors, NIKE, on Thursday met in Abuja to review activities for year 2018 and plan for the new year.
Mourners stand beside the grave of slain Ghanaian investigative journalist Ahmed Husein Suale during his funeral in Accra. (AFP)

Slain Ghanaian journalist hailed as ‘national hero’ at funeral

Ghanaian journalist Ahmed Husein, who helped expose corruption in African football, was hailed a "national hero" on Friday, as his friends and family gathered for his funeral.
Rasheedat Ajibade

Rasheedat Ajibade optimistic of better days in new Norwegian club

Super Falcons forward Rasheedat Ajibade is optimistic of better days in her new Norwegian club Avaldsnes IL.

Amaju Pinnick sure of better host for AFCON 2019

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) are expected to announce 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) hosts after tomorrow’s Executive Committee meeting, and voting for a better-qualified candidate between Egypt and South Africa.
Gernot Rohr Super Eagles

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles AFCON program already with NFF

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has revealed that a lot has changed from the 2019 AFCON preparation program he submitted to the NFF due to CAF’s decision to strip Cameroon off the hosting right.

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Consulate to protest continued killing of Nigerians in South Africa

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