22 Nov 2019
Guinea-Bissau's festive campaign motorcades have collided with the dread many voters are feeling ahead of presidential polls, which unfold in the coup-ridden West African country on Sunday.
17 Nov 2019
The CFA franc, a seven-decade-old currency shared by more than a dozen states in West Africa, has found itself in the spotlight over calls for it to be scrapped.
10 Nov 2019
Nigerians have been listed as part of the 1.05 billion people globally, who are at the risk of suffering from public safety, health,
18 Jul 2019
Algeria, who meet Senegal on Friday in the Africa Cup of Nations final in Cairo, must travel virtually the length of the continent three times during the 2021 qualifying campaign.
4 Jul 2019
Guinea-Bissau President Jose Mario Vaz has named a new government under mediation in a bid to end months of political turmoil.
30 Jun 2019
Benin's long wait for a first win at the Africa Cup of Nations was extended Saturday by Guinea-Bissau following an attritional goalless draw in Ismailia, the tournament's third in a row. After a creditable 2-2 draw with Ghana in their first game in Egypt, Benin have now gone 11 matches without a victory in the…
28 Jun 2019
Benin coach Michel Dussuyer says his team did not play as well as they could in their game against Ghana on Tuesday and promised they would do better against Guinea Bissau on Saturday. The Squirrels drew 2-2 with the Black Stars at the Ismailia Stadium in their opening game on Tuesday. A victory over Guinea…
24 Jun 2019
Tunisia became the first 2019 Africa Cup of Nations top seeds not to win their opening match when Djalma Campos cancelled out a Youssef Msakni goal and earned Angola a 1-1 Group E draw on Monday.
22 May 2019
Thousands of supporters of Guinea Bissau's historic ruling PAIGC party protested in the capital on Wednesday calling on President Jose Mario Vaz to nominate party leader Domingos Simoes Pereira as prime minister after an election victory back in March.
16 Nov 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari and his Guinea Bissau counterpart, Jose Mario Vaz, yesterday met behind closed-doors at the Presidential Villa.
9 May 2018
Nigeria’s U-20 boys, Flying Eagles, will depart for Guinea Bissau today to take on their Guinea Bissau counterparts in the first leg of a 2019 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations second round qualifying fixture on Saturday.
14 Jan 2018
Guinea-Bissau's Prime Minister Umaro Sissoco Embalo has submitted his resignation to the president, in a bid to end a two-year political crisis in the poor west African nation.