THEY MARCHED, like a train rolling into a station, across a bridge over the Nile and into Khartoum.
[Chatham House] Competing factions within the movement have lost the one issue on which they could find common ground.
[Capital FM] Cairo -Goals in either half from Patrick Kaddu and Emmanuel Okwi sqaw the Uganda Cranes start off their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign on a high with a stunning 2-0 victory over DR Congo at the Cairo International Stadium.
[The Conversation Africa] When the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) opens in Cairo, Egypt, the focus will be on the games between the continent’s top football teams to see who is going to raise the cup on Friday 19 July at the end of the three-week tournament.
[Nation] Confederation of African Football has advised teams to beware of high temperatures during the tournament expected to be between 35 degrees Celsius and 38 degrees Celsius and train accordingly.
[Premium Times] Hosts Egypt got their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign off to a winning start as Trezeguet’s excellent strike saw the Pharaohs secure a slim 1-0 win over Zimbabwe.
[Guardian] African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has disbursed eight billion dollars out of the 25 billion dollars it planned on a revolving basis to support intra-regional trade between 2017 and 2021.
THE CASESagainst Muhammad Morsi, now in their sixth year, long ago took on the air of a Kafka novel. Every few weeks Egypt’s only democratically elected president, deposed in a coup in 2013, would appear in court to answer one charge or another
[News24Wire] A group of teens is set to make aviation history as they plan to fly a light aircraft from Cape Town to Cairo in Egypt.
[allAfrica] Cape Town -South Africa’s women’s national soccer team are off to the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France – and for the first time will earn the same as their male counterparts.