Africa Sports 

Liberia First Lady Claire Weah appointed CAF Ambassador for Women’s Football

Liberia First Lady Claire Weah has been appointed CAF’s Ambassador for Women’s Football. This was confirmed by CAF President Ahmad Ahmad Women football symposium in Morocco on Tuesday, 6 March, 2018. Stakeholders in women’s football deliberating on the progress of the game on the continent as well as discuss how best it could be further developed and promoted. The forum… Read More
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Ex-Ghana captain Stephen Appiah to play for Africa XI against Morocco Legends tonight

Ex-Ghana captain Stephen Appiah has been invited to play for Africa XI in a charity match against Morocco Legends in Marrakech, Morocco, tonight. Appiah, who played for Udinese, Juventus, Fenerbahce, has joined other legends on the continent including ex-Portsmouth and Man City star Benjani Mwaruwari. Stephen Appiah and former South African captain Lucas Radebe are among the greats that form… Read More
Africa Sports 

Former Liverpool star El Hadji Diouf eyes career in politics with ambition to become president of Senegal

Former Liverpool star El Hadji Diouf is ready to turn to politics after hanging up his boots with an eye on becoming the president of Senegal. The controversial forward, who also featured for Sunderland, Blackburn, Bolton and Leeds, was once described as a “sewer rat” by Cardiff manager Neil Warnock. But now the 36-year-old wants to follow in the footsteps… Read More
Africa Sports 

CAF President launches “CAF PRO” Diploma for coaches.

CAF President Ahmad Ahmad on Thursday, 25 January 2018, launched the “CAF Pro” Diploma for elite African coaches in Rabat, Morocco.  He said the program is an example towards the development and training of coaches, and an opportunity for them to obtain the highest coaching qualification. The CAF President commended the president of the Royal Moroccan Football Federation(FRMF), Fouzi Lekjaa, for the tireless efforts made to promote the level of coaches’training, before… Read More

Didier Drogba opens fully furnished school for Ivorian village

Former Ivorian international footballer, Didier Drogba, has inaugurated a school built in his region. It is specifically in the village of Onahio Pokou-Kouamekro. Under the auspices of the Didier Drogga Foundation and with support from Nestle and the International Cocoa Initiative (ICI), some 350 children can now have access to education in the rural cocoa growing community. The Didier Drogba… Read More

Didier Drogba says ‘no’ to politics despite Weah’s invitation

Former Ivorian international, Didier Drogba, has dismissed talk of entering politics and possibly rising to become president of the West African county. According to him, there were different ways a person could impact on their societies stressing that despite politics being part, he had other ideas. The former Chelsea and Marseille forward was responding to talk that he could follow… Read More