CAF confirms Egypt as hosts of 2019 African Cup of Nations

Egypt will be the new hosts of the 2019 African Cup of Nations. Egypt beat South Africa as replacement for Cameroon, who were dropped due to delays in preparations and concerns over security. Confederation of African Football (CAF) president Ahmad Ahmad announced in Dakar on Tuesday that Egypt will host the 2019 Africa Cup of…

Nigerian fans denied visa to Egypt for AFCON 2017 clash on Tuesday

Nigerian football fans have cried out over the denial of visa to Egypt by Egyptian authorities  for the return leg of the AFCON2017 qualifiers between Nigeria and Egypt on Tuesday. According to the President General of the Nigerian Football and Other Sports Supporters Club, Dr. Rafiu Ladipo, the Egyptian authorities have equally  withheld the passports of…

Mohammed Morsi: From Presidency to death row inmate

A court in Egypt has sentenced former President, Mohammed Morsi to death. He was found guilty for his role in a mass jail break in 2011. He had already been sentenced to 20 years in prison for ordering the arrest and torture of protesters when he was President of Egypt. Although he was previously sentenced…