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July 25, 2017 - 17:47 GMT
Talks are rife in the nation’s political capital Yaounde that Cameroon will finally host the 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON.
Photo: Kooora
July 24, 2017 - 12:55 GMT
Zamalek were frustrated to a 2-2 draw by Morocco’s FUS Rabat in their opening Arab Championship Group B opener at the Alexandria Stadium on Sunday.
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July 20, 2017 - 17:31 GMT
Cameroon's Sports Minister has said that the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will go ahead in the country despite concerns over the pace of preparations.
A soldier in the UN-controlled buffer zone on the island of Cyprus. (AFP)
July 20, 2017 - 09:16 GMT
On this, the anniversary of Turkey's invasion of Cyprus, we look at some cases of military occupation around the world often forgotten about in international media.
Haifa Wehbe is a big fan of French Montana. (AFP)
July 19, 2017 - 14:32 GMT
The Moroccan-born rapper French Montana is known to be close with Lebanese superstar Haifa Wehbe.
A delightful character, the news the 20-year-old suffered severe brain damage after collapsing during a friendly has stunned the Dutch club.
July 14, 2017 - 19:27 GMT
A delightful character, the news the 20-year-old suffered severe brain damage after collapsing during a friendly has stunned the Dutch club
Abdelhak Nouri (Photo: Goal)
July 13, 2017 - 15:42 GMT
Ajax player Abdelhak Nouri has suffered "serious and permanent brain damage" after collapsing on the pitch during a pre-season game, the Amsterdam club said Thursday.
A picture taken through a shop window show football jerseys bearing the words 'Stay Strong Appie' and the number 34 to show support to Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri at the Ajax football club store in Amsterdam on July 10, 2017. Koen van Weel / ANP / AFP
July 10, 2017 - 19:43 GMT
The 20-year-old's heart is functioning properly but tests cannot be conducted on the player's brain and he remains under supervision in hospital
Abdelhak Nouri (Photo: Goal)
July 09, 2017 - 10:26 GMT
Dutch footballer Abdelhak Nouri was "out of danger," his club Ajax Amsterdam tweeted late Saturday, after he collapsed during a friendly against German Bundesliga side Werder Bremen in Austria.
Munir El Haddadi
July 04, 2017 - 10:58 GMT
Moroccan FA chairman Fouzi Lekhaa has confirmed that former Spain international Munir El Haddadi will soon play for the Atlas Lions after the 21-year-old winger requested a nationality switch to play for his country of origin.
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July 01, 2017 - 00:14 GMT
Turkish giants Galatasaray have recruited one of the chief architects of Nice's recent rise with the signature of Moroccan international midfielder Younes Belhanda on a four-year deal Friday.
Security forces seize a demonstrator in Rabat on June 20, 2017 during a protest in support of the grassroots movement for the neglected Rif region. The Rif has long had a tense relationship with the central authorities in Rabat, and it was at the heart of the Arab Spring-inspired protests in Morocco in February 2011.(Fadel Senna/AFP)
June 27, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Morocco's King Mohammed VI has slammed ministers for delays in a development programme designed to ease tensions in a region rocked by months of protests.
Photo: Ahram Gate
June 23, 2017 - 18:36 GMT
A list of Africa's most expensive transfers that is led now by Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah who joined Liverpool for €42 million in June 2017
Moroccan striker Azaro (Photo: Ahram)
June 19, 2017 - 16:20 GMT
Ahly have completed the signing of Moroccan international striker Walid Azaro for a four-year contract, the Cairo giants announced on Sunday on the club's official website.
Tourism remains a vital pillar of the Moroccan economy. (Pixabay)
June 19, 2017 - 12:09 GMT
Morocco has witnessed a significant increase in number of tourists visiting the country.
The French president is welcomed by King Mohammed VI and his wife, Princess Lala Salma. (AFP)
June 15, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Ahead of the visit, the French presidency said Macron would discuss with Mohammed VI the dispute between Qatar and several countries.