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Congo Brazzaville joins OPEC

The Ministry of Hydrocarbons for the Republic of the Congo has announced that the country has become the fifteenth member of the Organization for Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).

WHO predicts Ebola outbreak in DR Congo could end soon

The Director-General of the World Health Organisation, Tedros Ghebreyesus, said he believed a swift end could be put to the outbreak of Ebola in northwestern DR Congo, some 21 days which has left 27 people dead over the past month.

Table tennis player Seun Ajetunmobi passes on

Ajetunmobi last international duty for Nigeria was at the 2015 African Games in Congo Brazzaville.

Ex-Minister bags 10-year jail term in Congo-Brazzaville

A court in Congo-Brazzaville has sentenced a former government minister to ten years in prison on charges of violating state security and being complicit in the illegal possession of weapons.

Ebola vaccine arrives in DR Congo amid outbreak

Thousands of doses of Ebola vaccine arrived Wednesday in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which is facing an outbreak of the deadly virus, the health ministry said.

Enyimba off to winning start in CAF Confederation Cup Group C

Enyimba have got off to a winning start in Group C of the CAF Confederation Cup after they beat Djoliba of Mali 2-0 in Calabar today.

Kenya appoint Sebastien Migne as new national team coach

Frenchman Sebastien Migne has been appointed as the new coach of Kenya's national team on a three-year deal.

West Africa gorillas more numerous than thought, but still endangered

Gorillas and chimpanzees may be twice as numerous in West Africa as previously thought, but the apes are still endangered, declining fast and in dire need of protection, an international study found Wednesday.

Three African champions in CAF Cup group

Former African champions ASEC of the Ivory Coast, Raja Casablanca of Morocco and V Club of the Democratic Republic of Congo were drawn in the same CAF Confederation Cup group Saturday.

Sebastien Migne quits as Congo-Brazzaville head coach

Frenchman Sebastien Migne has quit as Congo-Brazzaville due to poor working conditions.

Nigerian Navy, 24 others join forces against piracy

The Nigerian Navy and her counterparts from 24 other countries on Thursday commenced a multinational sea exercise against piracy, oil theft and other maritime crimes in the Gulf of Guinea (GOG).

ITTFAfrica Cup: Assar dethrones Aruna Quadri as African champion

Omar Assar of Egypt is the new champion of African table tennis, dethroning Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri, in a thrilling seven games at the ITTFAfrica Cup in Nairobi, Kenya.

Aruna Quadri one step to ITTF Africa’s final

Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and female compatriot Offiong Edem are into the semi finals of the 2018 ITTF-Africa Top 16 Cup, being decided in Nairobi.

Didier Drogba club spring CAF Champions League surprise

Williamsville Athletic Club, whose board members include Ivory Coast football legend Didier Drogba, became the first surprise winners of the 2018 CAF Champions League on Tuesday.

ITTF confirms Team Nigeria for Top 16 Cup in Kenya

A four-man strong Nigeria team has been confirmed by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) for next month’s ITTF Africa Top 16 Cup holding in Nairobi, Kenya.

CHAN: Libya and Super Eagles reach quarter-finals

Libya scored three minutes into stoppage time to edge Rwanda 1-0 Tuesday and snatch an African Nations Championship (CHAN) quarter-finals place behind Group C winners Nigeria.

CHAN: Angola eliminate Cameroon

Cameroon's African Nations Championship hopes were ended after two matches on Saturday as Ricardo Job Estevao's first half penalty took Angola past them in a 1-0 victory.

CHAN: A lion never dies – Rigobert Song

The Indomitable Lions coach is confident that his CHAN side can do what Cameroon do best, and bounce back from adversity at the ongoing African Nations Championship.

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