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Guinea soldiers shoot dead two after Conakry protests – witnesses

Guinean soldiers shot dead two men Wednesday night in a suburb of the capital city Conakry, where protesters and security forces clashed earlier in the day, sources told AFP.
Simon Falette

Eintracht Frankfurt’s Simon Falette interested to play for Guinea

The Federation of Guinean Federation (Feguifoot) are close to having Eintracht Frankfurt centre-back Simon Falette play for the Sylie Nationale.

Teen killed as Guinea police fire tear gas on banned demo

A teenager was killed Tuesday as Guinean police clashed with youths in the capital Conakry and the opposition leader claimed his car was shot at during a banned rally over disputed elections.
(From L, Front) Liverpool's Guinean midfielder Naby Keita, Liverpool's English defender Trent Alexander-Arnold, Liverpool's Dutch midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum, Liverpool's English midfielder James Milner and Liverpool's Scottish defender Andrew Robertson and (From L, Rear) Liverpool's Senegalese forward Sadio Mane, Liverpool's Brazilian forward Roberto Firmino, Liverpool's English defender Joe Gomez, Liverpool's Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk, Liverpool's Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah and Liverpool's Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson pose for a team photo prior to the UEFA Champions League group C football match between Napoli and Liverpool on October 3, 2018 at the San Paolo stadium in Naples. / AFP PHOTO / Alberto PIZZOLI

Jurgen Klopp: We weren’t good enough against Napoli

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said his side could only blame themselves after the last year's Champions League runners-up were overrun by Napoli before Lorenzo Insigne's late winner gave the Italians a 1-0 win to go top of Group C on Wednesday.
Naby Keita of Liverpool

Injured Naby Keita sent to hospital for tests

Liverpool midfielder, Naby Keita was taken to hospital after sustaining a suspected back injury during his team’s 1-0 defeat by Napoli in the Champions League on Wednesday, the Premier League club said.
Napoli's Amadou Diawara

AFCON: Guinea call-up Napoli’s Amadou Diawara for Rwanda match

Guinea have called-up uncapped Napoli midfielder Amadou Diawara for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with Rwanda.
Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry rejects Bordeaux coaching job

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has rebuffed the offer of a coaching job with French club Bordeaux, multiple sources said.
Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah

Liverpool lay down the gauntlet to Manchester City on opening weekend

Liverpool lived up to their billing as the biggest threat to Manchester City retaining the Premier League title as both sides shone on the opening weekend of the season.

Elderly Amnesty volunteer on trial in France for helping migrants

A 73-year-old Amnesty International volunteer appeared in court in France on Wednesday charged with helping two underage Africans illegally enter the country, the latest case involving activists assisting migrants on the move through Europe.

Calamity Karius shows work still to be done at Liverpool

A thrilling run to a first Champions League final for 11 years put Liverpool back among the European elite, but a painful 3-1 defeat to Real Madrid in Kiev exposed frailties that still need eradicating — and top of the list in a new goalkeeper.

Luis Suarez scores as Barcelona beat Mamelodi Sundowns to win Mandela Centenary Cup

Luis Suarez was among the goalscorers as Barcelona beat South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns 3-1 to win the Mandela Centenary Cup.

Son of Guinea’s first president faces forced labor charges in Texas

The son of Guinea's first president and his wife face up to 20 years in prison if found guilty in Texas of holding a young woman as a domestic slave.

Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea reopen border after four months

The Cameroon-Equatorial Guinea border has been officially re-opened, four months after it was closed following a foiled coup d’etat in the latter last December.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang takes centre stage as injury sidelines Salah

The absence of injured Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah allowed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to steal the limelight among the African stars in Europe at the weekend.

Russia, Guinea sign first intergovernmental agreement on military cooperation

Russia and Guinea on Wednesday, signed the first intergovernmental agreement on military cooperation since the collapse of the Soviet Union.

Mo Salah scores to equal Didier Drogba Premier League record

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah equalled the record for goals by an African in an English Premier League season when he scored his 29th in a weekend win at Crystal Palace.

Guinean women renew anti-government protests

They were condemning deadly police violence and demanding justice for those killed in opposition demonstrations. These anti-government protests left at least 12 people dead according to the authorities, a figure that the opposition rejects.

Two killed as Guinea teachers call off month-long strike

Two men were reportedly shot dead on Wednesday during protests in the Guinean capital as the powerful teachers' union called off a month-long strike after reaching agreement with the government on pay.

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Customs intercept trailer load of military wears, arms and ammunition

The Federal Operations Unit Zone C of the Nigeria Customs Service on Wednesday intercepted a truck loaded with military wears, arms and ammunition.

Denmark, World Bank withdraw aid from Tanzania over rights concerns

Tanzania’s second-biggest donor Denmark said it would withhold 10 million dollars worth of aid funds, citing concerns over human rights abuses and “unacceptable homophobic comments’’ made by a government official.
President Buhari returns to Abuja after a 5 day Official Visit to Paris on 14th Nov 2018 4

2019: Group canvasses support for Muhammdu Buhari, Aminu Masari

The Buhari/Masari Agenda 2019, a Katsina-based political association, has commenced tour of the 34 local government areas in the state to sensitise the electorate on the importance of possessing permanent voter cards and re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari and Gov. Aminu Masari in the 2019 general elections.

Super Falcons in Ghana for 2018 AWCON

Nigerian Super Falcons flew into Ghana’s capital city, Accra, on Wednesday on their way to Cape Coast for Group B attrition of the 11th Women Africa Cup of Nations.

FEC approves purchase of firearms for prisons to stem jailbreak

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the purchase of 400 Beretta assault rifles with 20,000 rounds of ammunition for the Nigeria Prisons Service.