Nigeria To Host Sierra Leone Vs Cote d’Ivoire Game

Sierra Leone will host their Group I of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Cote d’Ivoire in Nigeria on September 6. The match will be played in Lagos as Sierra Leone are banned from hosting international matches, owing to the outbreak of the deadly Ebola Virus.

Bird flu spreads to third location in Ivory Coast

Workers from the Animal Protection Ministry cull chickens to contain an outbreak of bird flu in Ivory CoastPhoto: REUTERS/Luc Gnago ABIDJAN (Reuters) – Ivory Coast said on Friday that H5N1 bird flu had spread to a third location in the country, in the latest in a series of outbreaks in

Ivory Coast Appoint New Manager

African champions, the Ivory Coast have hired Michel Dussuyer as manager as the Frenchman takes over the Elephants on a two year deal. Ivory Coast have been on the hunt for a new manager since Havre Renard departed to take a job as manager of Lille in May following the

The complete list of startups that will pitch at the 2015 DEMO Africa event

Demo Africa has announced the 30 African startups that will pitch at DEMO Africa 2015 event in Lagos this September. The final list features eight startups each from Nigeria and Kenya, three startups from South Africa, two each from Ghana, Egypt, Cameroon and Zimbabwe, and Uganda , Tanzania and Ivory

Akon Lighting Africa supports Western African Energy Group with $200k

FILE PHOTO: The singer alongside Akon Lighting Africa Project’s team visited an energy factory in China to further enhance its goal of providing electricity for Africa The Akon Lighting Africa initiative will give $200 000 dollars to support the newly created Western African Energy Leaders Group (a regional branch of

My Enemies At Work, Says Keshi


Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has said that the allegation that he applied for the job of coaching Ivory Coast senior national team, the Elephants, was the work of his enemies who want him sacked from his current job. The news broke when the Federation Ivoirienne de Football, FIF, published

NFF Boss Reveals Why Keshi May Soon Be In Serious Trouble


Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, may soon be in trouble if he is found guilty of allegedly trying to get another job while still on contract with the Nigerian side. This is according to Amanju Pinnick, president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), who made this disclosure during a live

Yaya Toure’s Ex-Boss Dumps Him For Enyeama


Vincent Enyeama will be welcoming a new boss next season and surprisingly, this new boss deserted Africa’s best player, Yaya Toure to team up with the Super Eagles skipper. According to a report by www.

Former Ivory Coast coach Renard taking over at Lille

Herve Renard appointed Lille manager PARIS (Reuters) – Former Ivory Coast coach Herve Renard will take over at Lille from Rene Girard who is leaving by mutual consent after two seasons in charge of the Ligue 1 side.

8 Year Old Boy from Ivory Coast Found in Suitcase at Spanish Border in Botched Smuggling Attempt


An 8-year-old boy from Ivory Coast was found locked up in a suitcase in a failed smuggling attempt into Spain. CNN reports that he was bundled up tightly in a fetal position, in a pink, medium-sized polyester suitcase, that also contained a few personal belongings. He was locked up in