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Africa Cup of Nations

10 Jan
Soccer fever sweeps Cameroon as the Africa Cup of Nations prepares for kick off on Sunday. The tournament's first match takes place in the capital Yaounde between Burkina Faso and host country Cameroon, which is hosting the tournament for the first time.
8 Jan
Tonight, multiple attacks in northwestern Nigeria have left dozens dead this week, we have the latest with our correspondent Sam Olukoya. In Ethiopia it's orthodox Christmas. Finally with AFCON just 2 days away, our team in Cameroon soaks up the atmosphere.
19 Apr 2021
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19 Apr 2021
Solomon Fowowe talks about the arrival of the controversial Super League arrival and the sudden sack of Tottenham Hotspur F.C.'s coach José Mourinho.
16 Apr 2021
Tolu Olorunmoteni and Solomon Fowowe discuss Chelsea FC and Man City's quest for a quadruple at the Premier League.
10 Apr 2021
Tottenham Hotspur will be looking to boost their hopes of a top-four finish in the Premier League when they welcome Manchester United to North London on Sunday afternoon.
1 Apr 2021
Super Eagles fans were excited to see the team play a competitive game in Lagos, Nigeria's most populous city, for the first time since 2001. Many fans were left disgruntled after they could not enter the stadium despite having a ticket.
30 Mar 2021
After securing their important Afcon ticket on Saturday, Nigeria will round off her 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification campaign with a clash against Lesotho on Tuesday. Solomon Fowowe brings a preview of the match and what to expect.
8 Jan 2020
Sadio Mane was named African Footballer of the Year for 2019 on Tuesday after winning the Champions League with Liverpool and leading Senegal to the Africa Cup of Nations final.
23 Jul 2019
Tens of thousands of cheering crowds lined the streets of Algiers on Saturday to welcome home the nation's soccer team, winners of the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time in their history.
15 Jul 2019
Nigeria fans back home are disappointed by their defeat to Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final.
10 Jul 2019
Nigeria players train on eve of their Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final against South Africa.

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