Stephen Odey ends five-game goal drought for FC Zurich

By Calista Jacob-Akpan Nigeria striker Stephen Odey find the back of the net for his Swiss side FC Zurich in their 2-1 win over Xamax in the Swiss Super...

Nigeria ready for Africa’s U-19 Cricket World Cup qualifiers

By Calista Jacob-Akpan The ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Africa Qualifier tournament will take place in Windhoek, Namibia, over the next week, with a high standard of cricket anticipated.

African Tour: Vincent Torgah seeks third Memorare title

By Brendan Umoren Vincent Torgah will be itching to claim the Memorare for a third time when the tournament tees off at the Arsenal Golf Club, Owerri from March...

Police vows to fish out perpetrators of Sanga attack

By News Agency of Nigeria The Police Command in Kaduna State on Sunday vowed to fish out the attackers of Nandu village of Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna...

Zimbabweans struggle with storm floods

By Agencies The death toll from cyclone Idai continues to rise as southern African countries struggle to deal with the devastating aftermath of the torrential downpours.

Ethiopians hold mass funeral ceremony for crash victims

By Agencies Thousands of Ethiopians have turned out to a mass funeral ceremony in the capital one week after the plane crash that killed 157 people.

Malawi’s Joyce Banda quits presidential race, backs opposition chief

By Agence France-Presse Malawi’s former president Joyce Banda has pulled out of the May 21 presidential race and endorsed opposition leader Lazarus Chakwera who heads the Malawi Congress Party.

737 MAX disaster pushes Boeing into crisis mode

By Agence France-Presse After a second air disaster involving the 737 MAX 8, aviation giant Boeing swung into crisis mode, losing $25 billion of market capitalization and suffering a...

Gambian president sacks vice, two ministers

By TODAY Gambian President Adama Barrow has sacked his Vice President Ousainou Darboe and two ministers, DNG Online can confirm. A statement issued by the Gambian...

Flood kills 58 people in Indonesia

By News Agency of Nigeria No fewer than 58 people have been killed in flash floods in the eastern Indonesian province of Papua. Rescue workers are...

‘At least 100 missing’ in Zimbabwe after cyclone

By Agence France-Presse At least 100 people are missing in parts of eastern Zimbabwe hit by the peripheral effects of tropical cyclone Idai which has lashed Mozambique, a local...

Funerals for Ethiopia crash victims but little to bury

By Agence France-Presse Ethiopians were holding funerals Sunday for friends and relatives who perished in last week’s Ethiopian Airlines crash, which killed all onboard and saw the worldwide grounding...

30 killed in Angola mine collapse

By Agencies At least 30 people died after a mine collapsed at Chipindo municipality in Angola’s south-west Huíla Province, state media confirmed. According to Radio Nacional...

Gabon coach withdraws player from squad for not having a club

By Agencies Gabon coach Daniel Cousin has withdrawn Gilchrist Nguema from his squad ahead of their final Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Burundi after it was discovered the...