Tunisia president dies at 92
Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, the North African country's first leader elected in nationwide polls, died Thursday at the age of 92, his office said.
Last Kadhafi PM freed in Libya for 'health reasons'
Baghdadi al-Mahmoudi, Libya's last prime minister under ousted dictator Moamer Kadhafi, has been released from jail for health reasons four years after being sentenced to death, Tripoli's justice ministry said Saturday.
Akpeyi sets sight on bronze medal match against Tunisia
After falling 1-2 to the Desert Foxes of Algeria in Sunday’s semifinal match at the Cairo International Stadium, Super Eagles goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi looks desperately in search of a bronze medal to show for the team’s performance in Egypt 2019 African Cup of Nations.
Super Eagles need to quickly forget Algeria and go on to beat Tunisia, coaches say
Team chief coach Gernot Rohr must quickly reinforce his team to forget Sunday’s loss to Algeria and go on to beat Tunisia on Wednesday, some coaches advised in Abuja on Monday.
Senegal reach AFCON final as own goal sinks Tunisia
Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations final for the second time with a Dylan Bronn own goal giving them a 1-0 win over Tunisia on Sunday in a tense last-four clash in Cairo. With 11 minutes gone in extra time, goalkeeper Mouez Hassen pushed a free-kick against the head of Bronn and the ball…
Nigeria defeat Tunisia, enter FIBA U-16 African Championship last four
Nigeria recorded another sweet victory yesterday when they beat Tunisia in the quarterfinal stage of the FIBA U-16 African Championship
Tunisia bombings death toll rises to two
The death toll from twin suicide bombings that rocked the Tunisian capital last week has risen to two after a civilian died of his injuries, the interior ministry said Thursday.
Tunisia says no 'power vacuum' despite president's illness
Authorities on Friday reassured anxious Tunisians there is no power vacuum in the North African state, shaken by President Beji Caid Essebsi's hospitalisation on the same day as twin suicide attacks in the capital.
Tunisia's President Essebsi in 'critical condition'
Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi was in "critical condition" Thursday after being taken to hospital with a serious illness, a key adviser said.