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Amaju Pinnick sacked as CAF 1st Vice President

Nigeria’s Amaju Pinnick has been dismissed from his role as a vice-president of the Confederation of African Football (Caf) and replaced by South Africa’s Danny Jordaan.

Trekking 10,000km across Africa for a football match
  • Jul 18, 2019

A Zimbabwean nurse travelled from Cape Town to Cairo by road enduring visa delays, internet blackouts and revolutionary protests all for the love of football. Alvin "Aluvah" Zhakata had intended to make it to Egypt for the opening match

BOXING: Meet the sister of former world boxing champion, Ike Quartey – Yakor Chavez who is shining light on female boxing in Ghana
  • Jul 17, 2019

Its Tuesday Night and Yakor Annan Chavez is in relaxed mood as she interacts with Asempa FM's Sports Nite host Enoch Worlanyo in an exclusive interview. Chavez still gets the same adrenaline rush the first time she stepped into

AFCON 2019: Nigeria beat Tunisia in third-place playoff match to win bronze
  • Jul 17, 2019

Nigeria finished in the third place in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament after beating Tunisia 1-0 on Wednesday night in a match staged at Al-Salam Stadium.  The Super Eagles won their third-place playoff for the eighth time

Africa Women’s Cup of Nations tournament expanded to 12 teams
  • Jul 17, 2019

Women’s Football in Africa have been given a boost as CAF expands the Africa Women’s Cup of Nations tournament to 12 teams. The decision comes after a meeting between the Executive Committee at CAF who saw the need to

Top Ghanaian Musician Fuse ODG to perform at 2019 AFCON closing ceremony
  • Jul 17, 2019

Top Ghanaian artist Fuse ODG will perform at the closing ceremony of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The "Antenna" hit maker was one of few musical artists invited by the Confederation of African football to entertain the crowd

Normalization Committee deny seeking for extension from FIFA
  • Jul 16, 2019

The GFA-Normalization Committee have brushed aside reports indicating they are seeking an extension from FIFA. Widespread reports in the Ghanaian media claimed the Committee led by Dr. Kofi Amoah has written to FIFA to extend its mandate, a report

VIDEO: New Kotoko striker George Abege gets rousing welcome in Kumasi
  • Jul 15, 2019

New Kotoko striker George Abege was mobbed by fans of the Club upon his arrival at the team's training grounds in Adako Jachie. WATCH VIDEO BELOW   WELCOME @GeorgeAbege!#AKSC pic.twitter.com/SjKEjHMqJw — Asante Kotoko SC (@AsanteKotoko_SC)

AFCON 2019: Mahrez’s Late Stunner Sends Algeria thought to Final
  • Jul 14, 2019

Algeria booked their spot in the Africa Cup of Nations final after defeating Nigeria on Sunday night, with Riyad Mahrez netting the winning with a superb free-kick. The Desert Foxes came to the game with only one change, as

AFCON 2019: Senegal snatch narrow victory over Tunisia to reach final
  • Jul 14, 2019

Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations final for the second time as Tunisia defender Dylan Bronn's extra-time own goal gave them victory. Both sides had penalties saved in normal time before Bronn inadvertently headed the only goal