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 […]

Uganda’s David Obua, Andrew Kabuura headline SuperSport Afcon 2017 broadcast

Uganda’s David Obua, Andrew Kabuura headline SuperSport Afcon 2017 broadcast

Likeable, former ball-weaving Kaizer Chiefs and Uganda international David Obua has been selected to provide his expert opinion during SuperSport’s broadcast of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) being hosted in Gabon. Obua, a man whose father was part of the Ugandan national team the last time The Cranes appeared at an Afcon finals, […]

New Rwandan king grew up in exile in Uganda

New Rwandan king grew up in exile in Uganda

A 56-year-old man who lives in the UK and once worked for a soft drinks company in Uganda has been named Rwanda’s king-in-exile. Prince Emmanuel Bushayija succeeds his grandfather, King Kigeli V, who died in the US in October aged 80. In a statement, the Royal House said the new monarch grew up in exile […]

Gabon opposition calls for Afcon boycott

Gabon opposition calls for Afcon boycott

Uganda hasn’t been to Africa’s showpiece football competition since 1978.  And as all finally came together,  opposition activists in Gabon have called for a boycott of the African Cup of Nations (Afcon) tournament which is due to kick off at the weekend. According to BBC Afrique, the activists are protesting at the outcome of August’s […]

EVIDENCE: FDC prove Besigye was officially invited by new Ghana President

EVIDENCE: FDC prove Besigye was officially  invited by new Ghana President

Opposition supporters on Monday went online during a heated cyber war with ruling party-NRM opponents to prove that their 2016 presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye was officially invited by Ghana’s newly elected President Nana Akuffo-Addo in Accra, to grace his swearing-in ceremony held at the Black Star square in Accra.  Besigye flew out of the […]

Denis Onyango is the best player in Africa

Denis Onyango is the best player in Africa

Uganda Cranes and Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper Denis Onyango was the biggest of the night at the 2016 Glo-CAF Awards Gala bagging the CAF Player of the Year Based in Africa, named part of both the best club and national team on the continent. The Cranes shot-stopper who is ranked 10th in the world by the […]

Ghana’s new President invites Kizza Besigye as Uganda’s ‘leader’

Ghana’s new President invites Kizza Besigye as Uganda’s ‘leader’

In a rather controversial move, the President-elect of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo has snubbed President Yoweri Museveni and invited opposition leader Dr. Kizza Besigye for his swearing-in on Saturday. Besigye who infamously inaugurated himself as President despite losing the February 2016 elections by a big margin is expected to fly to Accra on Thursday night to […]

Corruption rocked CAF body presents defence

Corruption rocked CAF body presents defence

African football’s governing body, CAF, has strongly denied that a deal with a media company for broadcast rights to several African football tournaments has broken any laws, according to BBC. On Wednesday the Egyptian Competition Authority had said it had referred the CAF president Issa Hayatou to prosecutors for investigation. It said he was suspected […]