Uganda Cranes will upset Egypt – Hassan Wasswa

Uganda Cranes will upset Egypt – Hassan Wasswa

Experienced Uganda Cranes defender Hassan Wasswa Mawanda has said they are not under pressure ahead of tonight’s Group D game against Egypt in Port Gentil. The Cranes lost 1-0 to Ghana in the opening match at the on-going 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon). But Mawanda said on Friday that they are not under […]

Writer of ‘Mine Boy’ novel, Peter Abrahams found dead in Jamaica

Writer of ‘Mine Boy’ novel, Peter Abrahams found dead in Jamaica

Peter Abrahams, a South African-born Jamaican novelist, journalist and political commentator most popularly known in Uganda for his novel, Mine Boy, was found dead at his home in the Caribbean island nation on Wednesday, the Jamaican daily The Gleaner reported. According to the newspaper, police reports said the 97-year-old was found dead in his remote Red […]

Dull Ivory Coast, Togo game ends goalless

Dull Ivory Coast, Togo game ends goalless

It wasn’t the best of games given the talent that was on show as defending champions Ivory Coast and Togo drew 0-0 in their opening Group C match at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. The best chances fell to Jonathan Kodjia whose toe-poke was well stopped at close range by Togo goalkeeper Kossi […]

We must stand against all foreign intervention in Africa Museven to France President-KeyNote Address at The FranceAfrica Summit-

We must stand against all foreign intervention in Africa Museven to France President-KeyNote Address at The FranceAfrica Summit-

KeyNote Address at The France-Africa Summit on “Partnership, Peace and Emergency”, Bamako, Mali Your Excellency Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, President of Mali;   Your Excellency Francois Hollande, President of France;   Your Excellencies the visiting Heads of State;   Distinguished Guests;   Ladies and Gentlemen,   I greet you. I want to take this singular opportunity […]

Defiant Burkina Faso hold Cameroon

Defiant Burkina Faso hold Cameroon

FT: Burkina Faso 1-1 Cameroon Skipper Benjamin Moukandjo’s superbly curled a free-kick into the left corner was cancelled out by a close range Issoufou Dayo’s header as in Libreville’s Stade de l’Amitie to register the second stalemate on the opening day of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. The Group A match had plenty of […]