African News

Mohamed Salah: Egypt forward scores last-minute winner against Tunisia
Mohamed Salah scores a last-minute winner as Egypt beat Tunisia 3-2 in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying.
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Zimbabwe bus: At least 42 killed in suspected gas explosion
More than 20 others have been taken to hospital after a suspected gas canister explosion on the bus.
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Zimbabwe's Nelson Chamisa calls MDC protesters 'stupid'
Zimbabwe opposition leader Nelson Chamisa condemns those who protested over alleged election fraud.
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Kenya loses CAS appeal over Women's Nations Cup exclusion
Kenya's Football Federation fails in its bid to be reinstated to the Women's Africa Cup of Nations after losing its appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
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Writer meets students in France race row
An author whose book was rejected by French students because of its Algerian theme is due to meet them.
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US to cut Africom troops amid focus on Russia and China
Around 700 counter-terrorism troops will be moved as the Pentagon focuses on advising in West Africa.
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Khashoggi, South African arms and the Saudis - explained
How the murder of Jamal Khashoggi could effect lucrative South African arms deals with the Saudis.
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Ghanaian-American director Blitz Bazawule on new film
Ghanaian-American rapper turned director Blitz Bazawule talks about his new film
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Emmanuel Igunza: Ethiopia's PM takes on the military
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is intensifying his crackdown on the military and spy agency.
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Mauritania on the verge of historic Afcon qualification
Mauritania, who have never qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations, are among the countries who can secure places at the 2019 tournament this weekend.
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Bayern's Evina inspired by Samuel Eto'o to play for Cameroon
Bayern Munich forward Franck Evina says his decision to commit to Cameroon over Germany was inspired by his 'love' for former Indomitable Lion Samuel Eto'o.
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Michael Obafemi: Southampton starlet commits to the Republic of Ireland
Michael Obafemi ends speculation over his international future by declaring for the Republic of Ireland.
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