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Cameroon 2021: CAF has increased the prize money of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations.

The decision was taken by the Executive Committee meeting yesterday chaired by President, Dr Patrice Motsepe in Douala, Cameroon. The increase is in line with CAF’s commitment to reward merit performance and enhance the status of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations, and will be in effect in the upcoming edition that will kick-off at […]

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Madagascar minister Serge Gelle swims 12 hours to safety after chopper crash

Agencies A Madagascan minister was one of the two survivors, to have swum at least 12 hours to safety on December 21, following the crash of a helicopter off the country’s northeast coast, authorities confirmed. A search is said to be still ongoing for two other passengers after the crash on Monday, whose cause hasn’t […]

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Samuel Eto’o is the new Cameroon FA boss

Agencies…. Former Cameroonian international Samuel Eto’o was on Saturday elected president of the country’s Football Federation (Fecafoot) after polling 43 votes; beating the incumbent who managed 31. The former Barcelona and Inter star, defeated Seidou Mbombo Njoya, who was elected in 2018, but his election was contested by several actors of Cameroonian soccer, and cancelled […]

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COVID-struck: Only a maximum of 50 percent capacity will be allowed into the venues

Agencies…. With COVID-19 stinging Germany with full force, football stadiums in the country can now only run on a maximum capacity of 50 percent which means only 15,000 fans will be allowed into the venue fold for now. The ‘kicker’ stated that a decision in this regard was taken by the Prime Ministers of the […]

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2022 Fifa World Cup: One year Countdown to Qatar Begins

Doha – Sunday, November 21, marked the one-year countdown to the kick-off of the Fifa World Cup Qatar 2022. It will be the first time in the tournament’s history that the finals are staged in a Muslim country in the Gulf; under a modified schedule. Usually, the event takes place in the summer but because […]