Nairobi Water Hit Ivorians in Africa Tourney
[Nation] National women's handball champions Nairobi Water on Sunday beat Bandama of Cote d'Ivoire 26-24 in the Africa Club Championship at the Palais des Sports in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
Police Crack Down on March Against New Constitution
[VOA] Police in Ivory Coast arrested opposition figures and used teargas to disperse demonstrators gathering on Thursday to protest against a new draft constitution due to be voted on in a referendum later this month.
CĂ´te d'Ivoire to Defend Crown Against Cup of Nations Title Coach
[RFI] History beckons for Morocco coach HervĂ© Renard at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. The 48-year-old Frenchman will emulate the likes of Charles Gyamfi and Hassan Shehata if he can win the trophy for a third time as a coach.
Eight Ivoirians Fight Extradition
[Observer] Just over four years after the Monrovia City Court sent back home 41 Ivoirians to face multiple charges for their alleged role during their country's 2012 post-election violence, another eight Ivorian nationals are currently fighting not to be sent home.
Mixed Fortunes for Gambians in Europe
[CAF] Gambian footballers Modou Barrow and Ousman Manneh experienced mixed fortunes in Europe at the weekend.
African Stars Nominated For CAF Footballer of the Year Award
[This Day] Nigeria stars Kelechi Iheanacho, Mikel Obi and Ahmed Musa are among 30 players nominated by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for the African Footballer of the Year 2016 award.
Ivorians Sink Mali With Spirited First Half Display
[CAF] Cote d'Ivoire came from behind to beat Mali 3-1 on Saturday in Bouake and move to the top of Group C.
Bafana Bafana Arrive in Abidjan En Route to Burkina Faso
[SAFA] Bafana Bafana arrived in the Ivorian capital of Abidjan on Tuesday evening on their way to Burkina Faso in buoyant mood with coach Ephraim 'Shakes' Mashaba saying it was a blessing in disguise that they were beginning the FIFA 2018 World Cup campaign away from home.
Chadian Ninga Overshadows African Stars in Europe
[CAF] France-based Chadian Casimir Ninga was the unlikely star of a largely frustrating weekend for Africans across Europe. The 23-year-old scored his first Ligue 1 hat-trick -- twice giving Montpellier a two-goal lead in a 3-3 draw at fellow strugglers Dijon.
Africans Suffer Setbacks in Safety and Rule of Law - Report
[allAfrica] Cape Town -Africa's premier survey of the performance of its national governments says safety and the rule of law have on average declined across the continent.
Zimbabwe Ranks High On Ibrahim Index On Governance
[East African] Zimbabwe and Rwanda are among African countries where governance has improved significantly in the last 10 years, the latest Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) report indicates.
Top Seeds Unveiled For AFCON 2017
[Nyasa Times] The draw for the Total Africa Cup of Nations to be held in Gabon in January 2017 will be held on October 2016 in Libreville, Gabon and the hosts Gabon, holders Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Algeria have emerged top seeds for the draw.
Cycling - Hategeka Wins Stage 3 in Tour of Ivory Coast
[New Times] Rwanda international Gasore Hategeka claimed a terrifying finish-line sprint to win stage 3 of the ongoing Tour de CĂ´te d'Ivoire also known as Tour de la RĂ©conciliation.