African News

Daniel Cousin confirmed as sole Gabon coach after Aubameyang announcement
The Gabon Football Federation confirms that former international Daniel Cousin will be the new coach of the national team on his own.
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Ethiopia detains 1,200 after deadly Addis Ababa clashes
These are the first mass detentions since reformist Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed came to power.
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Seedorf recalls Bassogog to Cameroon squad after China snub
Forward returns to the African champions' line-up after being dropped from new coach Seedorf's first squad.
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Modric pips Salah to Fifa crown
Real Madrid's Luka Modric is named the world's best male player at the Best Fifa Football Awards in London, as Marta is named best female player.
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Didier Ndong: Sunderland terminate £13.6m midfielder's contract
Sunderland terminate midfielder Didier Ndong contract after he failed to return to the League One club this summer.
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Demba Ba: Senegal no longer in my thoughts
Striker Demba Ba says that playing international football for Senegal again is no longer in his thoughts
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Cameroon atrocity: Finding the soldiers who killed this woman
In July 2018 a horrifying video began to circulate on social media. It shows two women and two young children being led away at gunpoint by a group of Cameroonian soldiers.
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The woman reclaiming nude for women of colour
Fashion brand Nubian Skin was born out of frustration – Ade Hassan’s frustration that she couldn’t find nude tights to match her skin tone.
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'The next thing I knew I was in the water'
Survivors from a ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania, have spoken of their ordeal.
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Sudanese poet Rajaa Bushra on the power of artistic expression
Rajaa Bushra says poetry enables her and others to openly express the challenges of life in Sudan.
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Kenya lifts ban on lesbian film Rafiki ahead of Oscars
A Kenyan judge temporarily lifts a ban on a film about a lesbian love affair ahead of the Oscars.
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Westgate mall attack survivors reunited in Nairobi
Katherine and Kadzo met in Nairobi to reflect on that day, and those who saved them.
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