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Afcon squads: Who will be on the plane to Egypt?

AFCON SQUADS: WHO WILL BE ON THE PLANE TO EGYPT?

The 24 qualifiers for the expanded 2019 Africa Cup of Nations are naming their 23-man squads for the showpiece tournament. Find out...

Everything you need to know about Nigeria heading into the FIFA Women's World Cup™ | FOX SOCCER

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT NIGERIA HEADING INTO THE FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP™ | FOX SOCCER

How far can the Super Falcons attack lead them? Aaron West gets you up to speed.

 
 
 
Wekafore's new campaign celebrates the power of black nudity

WEKAFORE'S NEW CAMPAIGN CELEBRATES THE POWER OF BLACK NUDITY

Since launching his label in 2013, Nigeria-born, Barcelona-based designer Wekaforé Jibril has been quietly celebrating Africa's creative...

Africa Roundup: Jumia's IPO, DHL launches Africa e-Shop, Cathay's $168M VC fund, ConnectMed acquired

AFRICA ROUNDUP: JUMIA'S IPO, DHL LAUNCHES AFRICA E-SHOP, CATHAY'S $168M VC FUND, CONNECTMED ACQUIRED

The biggest news in a month of weighty African headlines was Jumia listing on the New York Stock Exchange. After filing SEC IPO docs...

 
 
 
Gates Foundation-Xinova Tie-Up Aimed at Using Data to Fight Malaria

GATES FOUNDATION-XINOVA TIE-UP AIMED AT USING DATA TO FIGHT MALARIA

A pair of Seattle-based organizations want to harness big data to help combat a big global health problem: malaria. Xinova , which...

Jordyn Woods Shows Off Her Easter Glam While in Nigeria and Fans Are Obsessed: ‘A Kardashian Could Never'

JORDYN WOODS SHOWS OFF HER EASTER GLAM WHILE IN NIGERIA AND FANS ARE OBSESSED: ‘A KARDASHIAN COULD NEVER'

Looking good, queen! Jordyn Woods took to Instagram while traveling in Nigeria to show off her incredible Easter outfit, hair and makeup...

 
 
 
Revenge and revolutions: Five Afcon clashes you absolutely should not miss

REVENGE AND REVOLUTIONS: FIVE AFCON CLASHES YOU ABSOLUTELY SHOULD NOT MISS


 In light of Friday's Africa Cup of Nations group-stage draw in Cairo, ESPN pick out five mouth-watering games to look forward in...

Africa Cup of Nations draw reveals group pairings for Egypt, Nigeria, Senegal

AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS DRAW REVEALS GROUP PAIRINGS FOR EGYPT, NIGERIA, SENEGAL

Hosts Egypt were handed a favourable draw for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals on Friday, but continental powerhouses Morocco,...

 
 
 
Schmidt scores winner as Canada beats Nigeria in women's soccer friendly

SCHMIDT SCORES WINNER AS CANADA BEATS NIGERIA IN WOMEN'S SOCCER FRIENDLY

Janine Beckie and substitute Sophie Schmidt scored early in the second half to lift Canada to a 2-1 win on Monday.

For The First Time Ever, The LVMH Prize for Young Designers Finalists Includes Two African Designers

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, THE LVMH PRIZE FOR YOUNG DESIGNERS FINALISTS INCLUDES TWO AFRICAN DESIGNERS

On Wednesday, LVMH announced the eight finalists for its highly-regarded LVMH Prize for Young Designers , and for the first time ever,...

 
 
 
Afcon qualifying: Lesser lights take centre stage on final weekend

AFCON QUALIFYING: LESSER LIGHTS TAKE CENTRE STAGE ON FINAL WEEKEND

When the Confederation of African Football ratified an expansion to the Africa Cup of Nations in July 2017, introducing eight more...

Super Eagles' Afcon qualifier scoreline flatters to deceive

SUPER EAGLES' AFCON QUALIFIER SCORELINE FLATTERS TO DECEIVE

Exactly 39 years to the day on which Nigeria won their first ever African title, the current iteration underwhelmed in their final...

 
 
 
South Africa's FlexClub raises $1.2M, partners with Uber Mexico

SOUTH AFRICA'S FLEXCLUB RAISES $1.2M, PARTNERS WITH UBER MEXICO

FlexClub , a South African startup that matches investors and drivers to cars for ride-hailing services, closed a $1.2 million seed...

2nd day of searching at Nigeria school building collapse

2ND DAY OF SEARCHING AT NIGERIA SCHOOL BUILDING COLLAPSE

LAGOS, Nigeria - Search and rescue work continues in Nigeria a day after a building containing a school collapsed with scores of children...

 
 
 
Many children feared dead, trapped as school building collapses in Nigeria

MANY CHILDREN FEARED DEAD, TRAPPED AS SCHOOL BUILDING COLLAPSES IN NIGERIA

A three-story building collapsed on a primary school in Lagos, Nigeria shortly after the day's classes had begun, sparking fears that...

Sencillo Beach House / cmDesign Atelier

SENCILLO BEACH HOUSE / CMDESIGN ATELIER

© Medina Dugger Architects: cmDesign Atelier Location: Lagos, Nigeria Category: Houses Area: 9687.52 ft2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs:...

 
 
 
50-plus people missing after pipeline explodes in Nigeria

50-PLUS PEOPLE MISSING AFTER PIPELINE EXPLODES IN NIGERIA

WARRI, Nigeria - A local official says more than 50 people are missing after a leaking oil pipeline exploded and caused a stampede...

Nigeria's president is re-elected after delayed, bumpy vote

NIGERIA'S PRESIDENT IS RE-ELECTED AFTER DELAYED, BUMPY VOTE

ABUJA, Nigeria - Nigeria's president was declared the clear winner of a second term in Africa's largest democracy early Wednesday,...

 
 
 
In Nigeria vote, armed vigilantes work to keep the peace

IN NIGERIA VOTE, ARMED VIGILANTES WORK TO KEEP THE PEACE

YOLA, Nigeria - One by one the uniformed men carrying crude weapons and wearing traditional amulets materialized on the dark street...

Nigeria counts votes as nation awaits election outcome

NIGERIA COUNTS VOTES AS NATION AWAITS ELECTION OUTCOME

YOLA, Nigeria - Vote counting continued Sunday as Nigerians awaited the outcome of a presidential poll seen as a tight race between...