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NSC prepares 250 athletes for African Youth Games

No fewer than 250 Nigerian athletes will participate at the 2018 African Youth Games (AYG) scheduled to hold between July 18 and July 28 in Algiers, Algeria.

Mega match-ups as CAF Champions League groups kick off

The 2018 CAF Champions League group phase kicks off this weekend with mega matches in Egypt, the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa among the eight fixtures.

Botswana leader Ian Khama ‘to look for wife’ once he retires

Outgoing Botswana president Ian Khama has said he will be looking for a beautiful wife after April 1, 2018, local media reported Wednesday.

Botswana shuts controversial pastor’s church over ‘miracle money’

Botswana has shut down the church of a controversial Malawian self-styled prophet, who claimed to walk on air.

Wizkid, Davido, Joshua winners at The Future Awards

Wizkid, Davido, the undefeated heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, Kenny Blaq and Nancy Isime, emeged some of the winners at The Future Awards Africa 2017 held in Lagos on Saturday.

Zimbabwe’s Morgan Tsvangirai calls on Robert Mugabe to resign

Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai urged President Robert Mugabe to resign in the interest of the country after the military seized power.

Botswana court grants transgender identity change

A court in Botswana on Friday ruled that a transgender man who has been identified as a woman since birth should be allowed to change gender on his identity document, his lawyers said.

Dalai Lama cancels Botswana trip due to ‘exhaustion’

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama has canceled his planned trip to Botswana next week due to exhaustion.

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Farmer remanded for ‘injuring herdsman’

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Gernot Rohr urged to feature players ready to give 200% against Iceland

As Super Eagles of Nigeria continue to intensify preparation ahead of their Friday’s make or break tie against Iceland in Volgograd, former Super Eagles captain Garba Lawal has urged Rohr to field players who are willing to give 200% on the pitch of play

UN refugee chief urges ‘co-operation’ on migrant crisis

The UN refugee agency chief Filippo Grandi said Tuesday during a visit to Libya the key to resolving Europe's migration crisis was "co-operation" rather than disjointed efforts by individual states.

Hernan Crespo: Lionel Messi doesn’t need to win World Cup to be all-time great

Argentina forward Lionel Messi does not need to win the World Cup to be considered an all-time great, says former striker Hernan Crespo.