Tunisia says suspected mastermind of June 27 bombings dead
The suspected mastermind of twin suicide bombings in Tunis last week was killed when he blew himself up during a police manhunt outside the capital, the interior ministry said Wednesday.
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 first Cup of Nations top seeds not to win
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.
Tunisia stops rescued migrants from coming ashore
Tunisian authorities were on Saturday stopping 75 migrants saved at sea from coming ashore, according to a rights group and the captain of the ship which rescued them.
Nigeria to battle Tunisia, Morocco, Kenya, others for Rugby Sevens ticket
Rugby Africa has confirmed that Nigeria’s national team will participate in the African zone of the 2020 Olympic qualifiers slated to hold in South Africa on November 9 and 10. Rugby Africa said Nigeria was given the chance to compete in the qualifiers due to its outstanding performance at the 2018 Africa North Regional Sevens…
Nigerians want government to tackle waste problem with recycling
Nigeria and the world at large has a huge waste problem. Fishes are found with plastics in them, drainages are blocked; we are literally drowing in plastic waste. In response to the growing menace of single-use plastic, many countries in the world have enforced laws and policies to fight the deadly plastic pollution in their…
African lady golfers dig in for Challenge Trophy
Who will wear the crown? This is the question lady golfers from across Africa will answer on Sunday at the Ikeja Golf Club, venue of a tournament tagged, West & Central Africa Challenge Trophy. It is the property of the Ladies Golfers Association of Nigeria (LGAN) in partnership with Lagos State Golf Association with the…
It’s a tough road to Thailand 2019 ITTF World Junior Championship
The heat is on, even if we had only seen Day One actions at these ITTF African Junior and Cadet Championships. There are 19 teams but only two countries in the boys and girls events will berth in the finals of the 2019 ITTF World Junior Championships holding in Thailand next December. This knowledge of…
‘Millions of Nigerians may miss homes by 2050’
Hundreds of millions of people in developing countries, including Nigeria, will lose their homes against their will in the next 30 years. A ground-breaking study by Prindex, a joint initiative of the Global Land Alliance and Overseas Development Institute (ODI), asked adults across 33 countries whether they fear losing the right to use their homes…