Let’s Show Them We Are True Warriors

[The Herald] After a lengthy and frustrating 11-year wait, tomorrow we will get the chance to see our beloved Warriors plunging into battle on the big stage of the African Cup of Nations when they take on continental heavyweights Algeria in the opening…

[The Herald] After a lengthy and frustrating 11-year wait, tomorrow we will get the chance to see our beloved Warriors plunging into battle on the big stage of the African Cup of Nations when they take on continental heavyweights Algeria in the opening match of their Group B adventure in Franceville, Gabon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gabon Expects the Best From Aubameyang At CAN 2017

[RFI] When Gabon skipper Pierre Emerick Aubameyang leads his men out onto the field on Saturday at the Stade de l’Amitié in Libreville to face Guinea Bissau he will be keenly aware of the pressure.

[RFI] When Gabon skipper Pierre Emerick Aubameyang leads his men out onto the field on Saturday at the Stade de l'Amitié in Libreville to face Guinea Bissau he will be keenly aware of the pressure.

source: AllAfrica News: Gabon

McGovern Statement on New Obama Sanctions Policy for Sudan

[U.S. House] Washington. DC -Today U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA), a senior House Democrat and   leading voice on Sudan   released the following statement on the announced changes by the Obama Administration regarding U.S. sanctions on Sudan.

[U.S. House] Washington. DC -Today U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA), a senior House Democrat and   leading voice on Sudan   released the following statement on the announced changes by the Obama Administration regarding U.S. sanctions on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Mutinying Troops Strike Deal With Government in Bouake

[Al Jazeera] The Ivory Coast’s government and mutinying troops have reached a final deal at talks in Bouake, government sources said, shortly after talks were interrupted by gunfire at barracks across the country.

[Al Jazeera] The Ivory Coast's government and mutinying troops have reached a final deal at talks in Bouake, government sources said, shortly after talks were interrupted by gunfire at barracks across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

The Rise and Rise of Ugandan Keeper Denis Onyango

[East African] As Uganda and the rest of the region eagerly awaits the Cranes’ first appearance at the Africa Cup of Nations tournament (Afcon) in Gabon from January 14 in four decades, expectations are high as the team makes a comeback as the Confeder…

[East African] As Uganda and the rest of the region eagerly awaits the Cranes' first appearance at the Africa Cup of Nations tournament (Afcon) in Gabon from January 14 in four decades, expectations are high as the team makes a comeback as the Confederation of Africa Federation's National Team of the Year and its talismanic goalkeeper Denis Masinde Onyango as the CAF African Player of the Year (Based in Africa).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Southern Kaduna Killings – the Inside Story

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -Tsonje, a village in the heart of Kaura local government of Kaduna is the latest victim of attacks by unidentified gunmen in the Southern senatorial zone. They attacked last Saturday and engaged local vigilante and policemen in a …

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -Tsonje, a village in the heart of Kaura local government of Kaduna is the latest victim of attacks by unidentified gunmen in the Southern senatorial zone. They attacked last Saturday and engaged local vigilante and policemen in a gun battle, at the end of which two men identified as Ephraim Ezekiel and Joshua Ladi lay dead. Village Head Adamu Abbah said five people were killed, and that it happened while they were on their way to their farms. The attack unsettled villagers greatly, as it had seemed all nec

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Who’s Who of Football Face Carthage Eagles on Sunday

[allAfrica] Pre-tournament favourites Senegal will receive a stern early test of their championship credentials when they take on Tunisia in a tasty 2017 African Nations Cup Group B clash at the Stade de Franceville on Sunday (19h00 GMT).

[allAfrica] Pre-tournament favourites Senegal will receive a stern early test of their championship credentials when they take on Tunisia in a tasty 2017 African Nations Cup Group B clash at the Stade de Franceville on Sunday (19h00 GMT).

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia