Erdogan visits Algeria to discuss Libya, boost trade links
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday visited Algeria for talks on the conflict in neighbouring Libya and plans to boost trade links.
African champions Algeria to face Burkina Faso in World Cup qualifying
African football champions Algeria, led by Riyad Mahrez, will take on Burkina Faso, Djibouti and Niger in the second round of qualifying for the 2022 World Cup after Tuesday's draw.
Ighalo out as CAF names Mahrez, Salah, Mane as top contenders
Super Eagles’ retired striker, Odion Ighalo, who was Nigeria’s only remaining candidate among the five earlier shortlisted by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for the continent’s Footballer of the Year Awards
Nigeria among top 10 movers as FIFA crowns Belgium Team of the Year
Nigeria was yesterday listed among the 10 top movers in the latest FIFA rankings, which placed Belgium as the Team of the Year. Belgium had a record-breaking year where the Red Devils held on to a top spot in a December table
Algeria confirms Tebboune winner of presidential poll
Algeria's constitutional council Monday released final presidential election results, confirming victory for Abdelmadjid Tebboune, albeit on a low turnout.
Ex-PM Tebboune wins Algeria presidential election
A former Algerian prime minister who served under deposed leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika was elected president of the protest-wracked country after a vote marred by unrest and low turnout, results showed Friday.
Protests, unrest mar Algeria's disputed presidential vote
Algeria held a tense presidential election Thursday meant to bring stability after a year of turmoil, but voting was marred as protesters stormed polling stations and thousands rallied in the capital.
Boycott rallies rock Algeria day before presidential poll
Thousands of Algerians demonstrated for a boycott on Wednesday on the eve of a widely unpopular presidential election.
Nigerian military denies employing former Boko Haram fighters
The Defence Headquarters has dismissed the alleged recruitment of de-redicalised Boko Haram ex-fighters into the Nigerians military. The Acting Director of Defence Information, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.