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20 Jul 2017
Pinnick said having a 24-team AFCON would also compel the development of stadia facilities across the African continent, “as CAF will certainly encourage co-hosting, and this will also ginger general infrastructural development in the continent.”
17 Jul 2017
New-look Africa Cup of Nations and CAF Champions League competitions could emerge this week from discussions in Morocco that will include FIFA president Gianni Infantino.
9 Jul 2017
Top-flight football resumed in tiny West African nation Benin Saturday after a two-year absence due to power struggles between officials.
14 May 2017
National Chairman of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Rev. Samuel Ikpea, has described as laudable feats, the appointments of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick, and former Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Ayotunde Phillips, into the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and FIFA committees respectively. Pinnick recently got elected as a member of…
28 Apr 2017
Rivers United’s technical manager, Stanley Eguma has described the club’s draw in the group stage of the 2017 CAF Confederation Cup as tough.
19 Apr 2017
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has come down hard on the management of Rangers Football Club of Enugu for the team’s disappointing outing in the Confederation...
15 Apr 2017
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has shifted by two hours the Confederation Cup second leg match between Zesco United of Zambia and Enugu Rangers following the Nigerian side’s late arrival in the East African country.
11 Apr 2017
The Madagascar FA leader ousted long-serving former president Issa Hayatou last month and promised a thorough study of everything undertaken under the Cameroonian.
7 Apr 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalong in Aso Rock, where he hailed the emergence of a Nigerian, Amaju Pinnick as a Confederation of African Football...
23 Mar 2017
Sports experts have identified what they described as a sit–tight syndrome as a major factor hindering sports development in Africa. They also believe that African sports cannot be well developed if there were no strong institutions to check the excesses of its administrators.
20 Mar 2017
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) had already slapped a three-month ban on Lamptey after he awarded South Africa a controversial penalty in their 2-1 victory over Senegal in a 2018 World Cup qualifier on November 12, 2016.
18 Mar 2017
“I will go to Caf headquarters and look inside this house - after that, I audit,” Ahmad told BBC Sport. “It’s not a suspicion but it’s management now - an obligation.”


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The deputy national secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Hon. (Arc.) Setonji Koshoedo, has reacted to rumours doing the rounds that he has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement on Monday, Hon. Koshoedo wondered who could be that threatened by his growth in politics to go to that length to…
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The Super Eagles on Monday in Bissau beat hosts Guinea Bissau 1-0 to reclaim leadership of Group A in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers.
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Cotonou, BENIN, 27 March, 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/ —The World Bank today announced new support for Benin to strengthen sustainable forest management to boost climate resilience and create opportunities for local communities whose livelihoods depend on forest resources from the endangered gazetted forests in the southern, central, and northern regions of the country. This new $30 million…
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Three children were killed when an assailant opened fire at an elementary school in Nashville, Tennessee, on Monday, according to officials and media reports.
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Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has expressed his condolences to the Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Mr Adebo Ogundoyin, on the death of his mother, Mrs Justina Ogundoyin.