FIFA To Move Its Est-African Office to Rwanda

The World soccer governing body (FIFA) is set to move its Regional Office from Ethiopia to Rwanda. An agreement to be signed later was approved...

Diego Maradona, the unparalleled Argentinian football legend dies at 60

Diego Maradona, one of the greatest soccer players of all time, died at his home in Argentina after suffering a heart attack at the...

Youssoufa Moukoko, Dortmund Youngest Striker to play in the Bundesliga

Borussia Dortmund selected Youssoufa Moukoko, a 16-year-old professional for their official Bundesliga squad. Experts say that the Cameroonian-born prodigy known for his scoring ability could...

CAF President Ahmad to stand for re-election with the backing of 46 federations

The incumbent president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad has confirmed on 29 October his candidacy for re-election. “I accepted to be...

Friendlies: Algeria Squad Undefeated over the Last 24 Months

African champions Algeria maintained their two-year unbeaten run with a 1-0 win over Nigeria in the Austrian Alps on Friday. Rami Bensebaini’s sixth-minute goal, was...

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei breaks World 5000m record

Ugandan Joushua Cheptegei broke a decade and a half record to become the new World 5000m champion. Cheptegei slashed almost two seconds off Bekele’s record...

Nigerian-Bahraini athlete Kemi Adekoya banned for four years

The saga of imported Bahraini athletes failing dope test continues as one more Nigerian-Bahraini athlete is banned for four years. Kemi Adekoya was part of...

Football’s prestigious award The Ballon d’Or cancelled this year

The prestigious Ballon d’Or will not be awarded this year France Football has announced. This is the first time the award instituted by France Football...

Japanese OC Boss Says Tokyo Olympics will be Scaled Down

The rescheduled Tokyo Olympic Games are likely to be a pared-down version, the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) chairman said today. A simplified or a scaled-down...

Wilson Kipsang-former Marathon World record holder banned for four years

Celebrated Kenyan marathon runner and former world record holder Wilson Kipsang of Kenya has been banned for four years for anti-doping violations. Kipsang’s ban is...

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