AJC - Eaglets Crashes Out
[Independent (Lagos)] Lagos -South Africa U-17 team on Wednesday ended Golden Eaglets sojourn in the ongoing Africa U-17 Championship, beating the Nigerians 1-0 in the first semi-final.
Alpha Phi Alpha Distributes Medical Supplies
[Inquirer] As the country continues to follow the Ebola preventive measures to reach zero new Ebola cases, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. has distributed medical supplies and Equipment to over eight Health centers in Montserrado and Lofa valued over US$ 100,000. Disclosing this over the weekend, the President of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., T. Nelson Williams, II said the distribution of these medical supplies and equipment is as a result of the call made by President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf last year, July when
Nigeria, Guinea Through to Semis, Seal 2015 World Cup Spots
[CAF] Nigeria and Guinea stormed the semi-finals of the CAF Under-17 championships in Niger after finishing first and second respectively as Group 'A' play was concluded on Saturday.
Policemen Participants at Guinea CAN2015 Honored
[ANGOP] Luanda -The General Command of the National Police (CGPN) will honor, on 2 March in Luanda, the 350 members of the corporation who participated in the final phase of the African Nations Cup (CAN2015) held in Equatorial Guinea.
Central Africa Bets On Regional Solution to Energy Shortages, Poverty
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Yaounde, Cameroon -Central African governments are pushing forward with a cross-border response to meet the region's swelling need for new energy supplies, which aims to fight poverty and climate change at the same time.
Equatorial Guinea Captain Juvenal Calls It a Day
[CAF] Equatorial Guinea captain Juvenal Edjogo Owono Montalban has called time on his international career barely a week after 2015 Orange Africa Cup of Nations.
Boko Haram - ECCAS Creates Special Fund
[Cameroon Tribune] This was one of the conclusions contained in the Yaounde Declaration issued on February 16, 2015.
ECOWAS Heaps Praise on New Africa Champions
[CAJ News] Abuja -THE President of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Kadr├ę D├ęsir├ę Ou├ędraogo, has congratulated the Ivory Coast for winning the just-ended Africa Cup of Nations.
Security Team Back From Afcon Duty
[The Herald] The strong security team which was deployed to provide VVIP protection at the Africa Cup of Nations finals in Equatorial Guinea at the request of the host country returned home yesterday after successfully carrying out its mission.The tournament, which started on January 17, ended on Sunday.
Atsu King of Afcon 2015
[CAJ News] Accra -GHANA forward, Christian Atsu has emerged the biggest winner at the just-ended Orange Africa Cup of Nations 2015 awards.
Afcon Motto - The Show Must Go On
[African Arguments] Bata, Equatorial Guinea -The continent's showpiece football tournament, which ended with Ivory Coast taking the trophy on Sunday night after a penalty shoot-out win over Ghana, deserves respect and criticism in equal measure.
NFF's Technical Committee Recommends Keshi for Eagles Job
[This Day] Abuja -The Technical Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) last night made recommendation to the board of the federation to employ Stephen Keshi as the Super Eagles coach.
Guinea a Break! Disgraceful Fan Behaviour Sours Afcon Semi-Final
[Daily Maverick] Ghana cruised into the final of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, with a 0-3 win over Equatorial Guinea. It's the Black Stars' ninth final, but their performance on the pitch is not what the match will be remembered for. Home fans disgraced themselves as they pelted Ghana players and fans with bottles and other objects - forcing the match to be halted for over half an hour. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.
Taribo Criticises Teams' Showing at Afcon 2015
[Daily Trust] A former Super Eagles defender Taribo West has lambasted all the teams that competed at the just-concluded 2015 African Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea, saying they failed to give a positive portrayal of the continent's amazing football ability.
Police Second Commander Checks Forces in Equatorial Guinea
[ANGOP] Luanda -The second commander of the National Police, Paulo de Almeida is since Saturday in Equatorial Guinea, to inspect the Angolan forces assigned to reinforce the security at the African Cup of Nations (Afcon2015) taking place in that Gulf of Guinea nation.
DR Congo Get Bronze After Beating Hosts on Penalties
[allAfrica] Malabo -The Democratic Republic of Congo won the bronze medal at the African Nations Cup on Saturday at the Nuevo Estadio de Malabo with victory on penalties in the third place play-off match.
National Police Commander Checks Forces in Equatorial Guinea
[ANGOP] Luanda -The general commander of the National Police Ambr├│sio de Lemos is leaving Luanda on Saturday for Equatorial Guinea, to inspect the Angolan forces assigned to reinforce the security at the African Cup of Nations (Afcon2015) taking place in that west African nation.
If There Is Fury in Equatorial Guinea for, At Least Finishing Fourth, Spare a Thought for Us
[The Herald] WHEN a ZIFA board member told me last week that they had received an assurance that the storm, which has been pounding their stricken ship, will be over soon because I would be away, for close to a month on World Cup Cricket duty, I took it as a compliment.
DR Congo Finish Third After Shootout
[CAF] Democratic Republic of Congo defeated Equatorial Guinea 4-2 on penalties after a 0-0 draw in Malabo on Saturday to finish third at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. No extra time was played and Cedric Mongongu converted the decisive penalty after the first play-off since their introduction in 1962 not to produce a goal.
Ghanaian Fans Happy, Appalled By Violent Afcon Semi-Final Win
[Deutsche Welle] Ghana's Black Stars lock horns with neighboring Ivory Coast on Sunday in the final of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. Ghana defeated hosts Equatorial Guinea 3-0 in a game marred by violence.