Tag: Egypt

Coffins Closed for Over 2,500 Years Unearthed in Egypt

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2020

Egypt on Saturday announced the unearthing of a cache of ancient coffins at a major necropolis near Cairo, the second such find in the same ... Read More

Photos: President Buhari Arrives Cairo International Airport

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2019

Arrival of President muhammadu Buhari , Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri Maimala Buni Godwin Obaseki , among several others who are on the President's entourage at ... Read More

Buhari to Attend Peace, Development Forum in Egypt

Henry Solomon- December 9, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Tuesday for Aswan, Egypt to attend the Aswan Forum designed to set “An Agenda for Sustainable Peace and ... Read More

Team Nigeria Top Table With 21 Gold Medals At Africa Cup Track Cycling

Abdul Jimoh- July 29, 2019

Team Nigeria topped the medals table with 21 gold at the maiden edition of the Africa Cup Track Cycling on Sunday in Abuja. The News ... Read More

Egypt fans bitter as unloved team crash out of African Cup

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 8, 2019

Egyptian football fans reacted with anger and sorrow after the host team tumbled out of the Africa Cup of Nations in the second round, following ... Read More

Super Eagles First Team to Qualify for AFCON Round of 16

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2019

Super Eagles beat their group B opponents Guinea 1-0 to remain at the top of the Group with six points from two matches and qualify ... Read More

Femi Kuti to Perform at AFCON 2019 Opening ceremony

Henry Solomon- June 20, 2019

The Organising Committee of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) has announced that Nigeria’s legendary Afro-beat singer Femi Anikulapo-Kuti will perform at the opening ... Read More

Why Rohr dropped Iheanacho from Super Eagles’ 2019 AFCON squad

admin- June 10, 2019

Facts are beginning to emerge why Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr dropped Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho from the list of 23-man squad for ... Read More

Military kills 52 suspected militants in Sinai

admin- October 8, 2018

Egyptian security forces pressing a campaign against hardliner militants have killed 52 suspected militants in the Sinai Peninsula in operations in which three soldiers also ... Read More

U.S. First Lady Melania Trump set to visit Africa

admin- September 26, 2018

Melania Trump to visit Africa October U.S. First Lady Melania Trump will visit Ghana, Malawi, Kenya and Egypt next month on her first solo trip abroad. ... Read More

Super Eagles Express Confidence Despite Egypt, Morocco Losses

Henry Solomon- June 15, 2018

Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr and captain Mikel Obi say the team is capable of delivering on its promise on Saturday against Vatreni of ... Read More

Late Goal Gives Uruguay a Narrow Win Over Egypt

Henry Solomon- June 15, 2018

Uruguay were made to work overtime before finally edging a late 1-0 win over Egypt in their opening Group A contest in Ekaterinburg. Defender Jose ... Read More

Liverpool Manager, Jurgen Klopp Heartfelt Letter To Mo Salah

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 12, 2018

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah was set a target of reaching 35 goals and assists combined in his first season with the Reds in order to trigger ... Read More

African teams at 2018 World Cup to receive $2m advance

inno.korie- April 30, 2018

The five African qualified teams for the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup will each receive an advance of two million dollars of their prize money ... Read More

Preliminary Results Show Egypt’s Sisi Leading Voting

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 29, 2018

Preliminary results show President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi is leading Egypt’s presidential election with 21.5 million votes, state-owned newspaper Akhbar el-Youm reported on Thursday. Egyptians cast their ... Read More

Mo Salah, Asisat Oshoala win AITEO CAF Awards for 2017

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 5, 2018

Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah on Thursday emerged as the African Player of the Year 2017, with Super Falcons’ Asisat Oshoala being named the ... Read More

2018 World Cup: CAF offers $500,000 to each African representative for preparations

inno.korie- December 1, 2017

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has said it would grant financial subsidy of $500,000 (about N175 million) to each of the five African representatives ... Read More

Egypt Attack: Over 230 People Killed at Sinai Mosque

Henry Solomon- November 25, 2017

Militants killed more than 230 people at a mosque in North Sinai on Friday, detonating a bomb and gunning down worshippers in the deadliest such ... Read More

Uganda Upsets Egypt, Tops Group On The Road To Russia 2018

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2017

Cranes of Uganda got a hugely important three points for the Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifying race in Group E of the Africa qualifiers. The ... Read More

Saudi King Cancels Participation In G20 Summit Due To Gulf Crisis

Abdul Jimoh- July 3, 2017

Saudi King cancels participation in G20 summit due to Gulf crisis Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Al-Saud will not attend the G20 summit due to the ... Read More