The 2017 AFCON will run between January 14 and February 5 in four host cities.
October 20, 2016 - 15:31 GMT
The draws for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Gabon have been conducted.
The exiled France striker Karim Benzema refused to accept the claims that he is not a good example levelled by the head of state following a blackmail scandal
October 19, 2016 - 18:13 GMT
The exiled France striker Karim Benzema refused to accept the claims that he is not a good example levelled by the head of state following a blackmail scandal
The Algerian was 'exemplary' staff member for years with an unblemished record, colleagues say. (Instagram)
October 19, 2016 - 09:35 GMT
The 'concierge' on duty at Hôtel de Pourtalès where Kim was staying reveals shocking security lapses.
Leicester City's Algerian striker Islam Slimani (L) reacts after Leicester City's Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez (C) scored his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League group G football match between Leicester City and FC Copenhagen at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on October 18, 2016.
October 19, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The attacker was once again the Foxes' hero on their big European date, striking in the first half to seal maximum points for Claudio Ranieri's men
Zidane annoyed by Hollande's Benzema jibe
October 18, 2016 - 03:42 GMT
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is angry with French president Francois Hollande.
Riyad Mahrez
October 16, 2016 - 17:11 GMT
The Confederation of African Football has released a 30-man shortlist of players who could be named the continent's top player, but who is most likely to claim the award?
In a statement Friday from OPEC on the outcome of the meetings in Istanbul, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said support was growing from non-member states. (Shutterstock)
October 16, 2016 - 05:09 GMT
OPEC meetings on the sidelines of energy conference in Istanbul were 'constructive' but weren't quite enough to lift crude oil prices higher at the start of trading Friday in New York.
Riyad Mahrez
October 15, 2016 - 19:58 GMT
Riyad Mahrez and Eric Bailly are among several Premier League stars in the running for the African Player of the Year award, but four-time winner Yaya Toure has not been shortlisted.
Milovan Rajevac
October 12, 2016 - 15:47 GMT
The Algerian Football Federation (FAF) announced Tuesday on its official website the resignation of coach Milovan Rajevac.
Tunisia national football team
October 10, 2016 - 15:44 GMT
Second half goals from Aymen Abdennour and substitute Anis Ben-Hatira powered Tunisia to a 2-0 win over Guinea in their Group A clash on Sunday in Monastir.
Riyad Mahrez
October 10, 2016 - 15:18 GMT
Riyad Mahrez says Arsenal tried to lure him away from Leicester during the offseason.
Photo: @WhoScored
October 09, 2016 - 17:28 GMT
@WhoScored: Ryad Boudebouz: Has completed at least 69 more passes in the final third (459) than any other player in Ligue 1 in 2016
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on June 15, 2015 in Algiers. (AFP/File)
October 04, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
As so-called Islamic State recruits members from across the world, one Muslim country has set itself apart. Despite its geographic proximity to extremist-prone regions and a chequered past of militancy, Algeria, on the southern shores of the Mediterranean, has fewer recruits than many others, including next-door neighbours Morocco and Tunisia.
Zinedine Zidane
October 03, 2016 - 12:15 GMT
There is no "crisis" at the Bernabeu, according to the Frenchman, who is sure that hard work will get Los Blancos back to winning ways
Sources in OPEC said the group would reduce output to 32.5 million barrels per day from current production of 33.24 million bpd, according to Reuters. (File photo)
September 29, 2016 - 07:13 GMT
The Iranian oil minister has announced that the informal talks in Algeria have reached an agreement over cutting output, but details are yet to be hammered out.