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Minifootball AFCON 2021: Nigeria Drawn Against Senegal, Morocco, Djibouti

By Joel Ajayi Nigeria national team have been drawn in group A with Senegal,  Morocco, and Djibouti in the the first round of next month’s Africa Minifootball Nations Cup. The draw ceremony which took place at the Ilaji Hotels, Ibadan,

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Senegal Opposition Leader Gets 5Yr Jail Term For Embezzling $3.40 Million

A court in Senegal sentenced opposition leader Khalifa Sall, a former mayor of the capital Dakar, to five years in prison on Friday for embezzlement and falsifying documents. Sall was arrested a year ago on suspicion of embezzling 1.8 billion

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How Senegal Is Beating AIDS

AS A middle-class Senegalese man, Salou (not his real name) was rather proud of his roundness in 2002. But by 2003 his clothes were falling off. He got tested and found he had AIDS. His pregnant wife was also infected

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AFCON Match Day 13: Ondoa’s heroics seals Cameroon semi-final berth

A well organised Tunisia lost out to Burkina Faso, while a resolute Cameroon defeated tournament favourites Senegal on penalties on Saturday night. The business end of the African Nations Cup 2017 kicked off on Saturday evening with the first quarter

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AFCON: Algeria crash out as Senegal set up Cameroon clash

Super Eagles’ 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying opponents Algeria have crashed out of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations after drawing 2-2 against Senegal in Group B in their final group game on Monday. Islam Slimani had a brace for

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Afcon Stat Pack: All you need to know about Senegal vs Algeria

All the stats and numbers you need as Senegal prepare to take on Algeria in Franceville  Our good friends at Opta have complied all the numbers and stats you need to assess the teams’ chances ahead of today’s Afcon Group

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AFCON 2017: Mane, Saivet’s goals fire Senegal past Zimbabwe, into quarter-finals

Senegal became the first country to qualify for the quarter – finals of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations after defeating Zimbabwe 2-0 in Group B on Thursday. It was Senegal’s second group win in the tournament after earlier defeating

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Afcon 2017: Algeria, Senegal, Tunisia, Zimbabwe go head-to-head in Group B

ALGERIA: Nickname: Desert Foxes Africa Cup of Nations High Point: Champions (1990) How they qualified: Five wins and one draw saw them finish top of Group J, five points ahead of Ethiopia. El Arabi Hillel Soudani ended the campaign with

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Buhari in Dakar for ‘forum on peace, security’

President Muhammadu Buhari is in Dakar, Senegal ahead of the 3rd international Forum on peace and security beginning today. President Buhari arrived Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport at bout 8 o’clock in the evening local time. President Macky Sall of

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