Arsenal at centre of political storm after Rwandan president spotted attending match

Paul Kagame has been criticsed by opposition politicians at home for decision to attend Bayern Munich game during period of commeoration for the...
MIRROR Apr 17

Rwandan leader went to Arsenal game as country marked 30 years since genocide

Paul Kagame flew to UK for Champions League match while national police told citizens to restrict activities including football The president of...
THE GUARDIAN Apr 17

2026 WCQ: Super Eagles Vs Bafana Bafana To Hold June 7

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will entertain the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in a 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifying matchday three encounter on...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Apr 13

Kwibuka 30: Marking the 1994 Genocide of the Tutsi

Today we stand with Rwanda to mark the 30th commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi
ARSENAL.COM Apr 7

CAF Bans Benin Republic From Playing Super Eagles Of Nigeria In Benin

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has ruled that Benin Republic doesn't have a stadium to host the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The Super...
NAIJANEWS.COM Apr 5

2026 WCQ: South Africa Not Afraid Of Super Eagles, Others –Broos

South Africa coach Hugo Broos has disclosed that the Bafana Bafana are not afraid of the Super Eagles and other teams in Africa ahead of the 2026...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Mar 29

Warriors set to play next World Cup Qualifiers on foreign soil again

The Zimbabwe national team will be forced to find a neutral venue again when the 2026 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Group C games resume in June. The...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Mar 27

Nigeria’s Zannu Wins Historic Medal In Arm Wrestling Event At African Games

Nigeria's Elizabeth Zannu made history at the African Games 2023 as she became the first ever athlete to win a medal in the arm wrestling...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Mar 16

Watch Jurrien Timber on safari in Rwanda

Our defender recently embarked on a bucket list trip to the Land of A Thousand Hills in Rwanda to see some wild animals
ARSENAL.COM Mar 7

Orange walk organiser behind plans for controversial march in Stonehaven probed over ‘anti-Muslim posts’

AN ORANGE walk organiser behind plans for a controversial march is being investigated over alleged anti-Muslim posts online. Alleged posts on...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Mar 5

Football fans are treated more harshly by cops than extremists calling for ‘jihad' on our streets, says former Minister

POLICE treat football fans more harshly than jihadists, an ex-Home Office Minister says. Senior Tory Robert Jenrick is demanding cops take stern...
THE SUN Mar 3

Super Falcons, Super Eagles Of Nigeria To Face South African National Teams

South Africa and Nigeria will renew their rivalries in April and June as both their senior men's and women's national teams will clash in the space...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 28

Ed Warner: On bad actors and their pernicious influence on so many sports

Our columnist on rogues who taint sport, plus FA Cup maths, Rwanda, Tracey Crouch MP and Jilly Cooper.
CITYAM.COM Feb 22

Khumalo: South Africa Will Overcome Super Eagles In 2026 WCQ

Former South Africa international Doctor Khumalo says he's confident Bafana Bafana will overcome the Super Eagles in the 2026 World Cup qualifiers...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 18

Rwanda's sacking of footballer adds to fears over UK's ‘immoral' asylum seekers plan

The suspension of a Congolese player for a gun gesture referring to conflict in DRC raises questions over goverment's refugee policy When a...
THE GUARDIAN Feb 17

Equator Rally brought forward to June as FIA revise ARC calendar

Fabian explained that Rwanda had requested a change of date because the country's national elections coincided with the initial date of June.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Feb 5

I criticised Rwanda, now I wake up screaming after sustained online attacks | Michela Wrong

Sockpuppet accounts launched a smear campaign after a book about Paul Kagame's extraterritorial assassination campaign Paul Kagame understands the...
THE GUARDIAN Jan 27

Enyimba set to sign Malian forward, Boubacar Traore on free transfer

Enyimba are on the verge of completing a move for Mali forward Boubacar Traore, DAILY POST reports. Traore is understood to be currently in Aba...
DAILY POST (NG Jan 27

AFCON 2023: Representing women’s referees in Africa great honour — Karboubi

Moroccan referee, Bouchra Karboubi says it’s an honour to represent women’s referees in Africa. The elegant Karboubi was at the centre when...
DAILY POST (NG Jan 27

“It was an honour to represent women referees in Africa”- Bouchra Karboubi

After brilliantly taking charge of the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cote d’Ivoire 2023 final Group A match between Guinea-Bissau and...
GHANAGUARDIAN.COM Jan 26

AFCON 2023: Officiating Super Eagles Vs Guinea-Bissau Was Serious Challenge For Me –Karboubi

Bouchra Karboubi has revealed that officiating the game between the Super Eagles and Guinea-Bissau was a big challenge for her at the 2023 Africa...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Jan 26

#AFCON23: “It Was An Honour To Represent Women Referees In Africa” – Bouchra Karboubi

After brilliantly taking charge of the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cote d’Ivoire 2023 final Group A match between Guinea-Bissau and...
SPORTS247 Jan 26

Stadium crisis ‘stressing’ Magaya

Yadah founder and president Prophet Walter Magaya has admitted that he is stressed by the stadium crisis in Zimbabwe. All stadiums in the country...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Jan 23

Admiral Muskwe injury costing ZIFA money?

The Zimbabwe Football Association – ZIFA – is reportedly losing thousands of dollars due to the injury of Admiral Muskwe. The Zimbabwean striker...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Jan 19

Rishi’s Rwanda win & royal health latest – Watch The Sun’s 60-Second News Briefing for everything you need to know

THE Sun’s 60-Second News Briefing brings the big issues behind the headlines directly to you from our top team. Our news bulletin provides all...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jan 18

Rishi’s Rwanda win & royal health latest – Watch The Sun's 60-Second News Briefing for everything you need to know

THE Sun’s 60-Second News Briefing brings the big issues behind the headlines directly to you from our top team. Our news bulletin provides all the...
THE SUN Jan 18

‘We are just being used': asylum seekers react to passing of Rwanda bill

While Tory infighting has dominated headlines, people threatened with removal say their views are being ignored UK politics live – latest...
THE GUARDIAN Jan 18

The Thrill Of AFCON 2024: A Tournament Of Unpredictability And Stars

The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2024, set to be held in Ivory Coast, is more than just a football tournament; it's a celebration of African...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Jan 16

Rwanda & Royal Mail scandal latest – Watch The Sun’s 60-Second News Briefing for everything you need to know

THE Sun’s 60-Second News Briefing brings the big issues behind the headlines directly to you from our top team. Our no-nonsense news bulletin gets...
THE SUN Jan 16

‘Got a fantastic agent’ – Manchester United line up surprise move for Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting in latest chapter of ex-Stoke City striker's fascinating story

You'd think if a striker only managed to score five goals in 30 league appearances for Stoke City, they wouldn't be anywhere special, right? But...
TALKSPORT Jan 3

Tony Blair weighed shipping asylum seekers to SCOTLAND years before Keir Starmer came out against Rwanda plan

FORMER PM Sir Tony Blair considered setting up a detention camp on the Isle of Mull for asylum seekers. The suggestion was dubbed the “nuclear...
THE SUN Dec 28, 2023

PSG Sends Warren Zaïre-Emery to Rwanda

While the PSG players enjoy their holidays, Warren Zaïre-Emery had one last mission: to visit Rwanda.
VIPSG.NET Dec 22, 2023

Chelsea ‘closing in' on €20m deal for Senegal U17 midfielder Pape Daouda Diong — report

Photo by Robin Jones/Getty ImagesAnother one! The tall drink of water (no, not Drinkwater) you see slightly out of focus in the picture at the top,...
WEAINTGOTNOHISTORY Dec 20, 2023

Sir Keir slammed after Labour candidate sells holidays to Rwanda while party says it’s too risky for illegal migrants

SIR Keir Starmer stands accused of hypocrisy after a Labour election candidate organises kids' holidays to Rwanda. The leader is under fire over...
THE SUN Dec 17, 2023

Arsenal’s Jurrien Timber Visits Rwanda

Arsenal defender Jurriën Timber visits Rwanda, highlighting the successful Visit Rwanda-Arsenal partnership and its impact on tourism and football.
DAILYCANNON Dec 16, 2023

BBC likely to look into Lineker tweets about Tory MPs, says candidate for chair

Presenter's comments appear to breach corporation's social media guidelines, Samir Shah tells hearing The BBC is likely to be “looking into” Gary...
THE GUARDIAN Dec 13, 2023

Gary Lineker’s tweets slamming Tory MPs ‘seem to breach BBC guidelines’, new boss Samir Shah says

THE BBC’s incoming chairman has said that Gary Lineker’s tweets slamming Tory MPs this week “seem to breach” the corporation’s social media...
THE SUN Dec 13, 2023

DUP MP brings Commons motion after Gary Lineker signs petition against Rwanda plan

DUP MPs have questioned what action will be taken by the BBC's Director General after “repeat offender” Gary Lineker backed a campaign calling for...
BELFASTTELEGRAPH.CO.UK Dec 12, 2023

BBC bosses ‘are talking to Gary Lineker’ after Match of the Day host slammed Rwanda plan in ANOTHER Twitter storm

BBC bosses are said to be talking to Gary Lineker after the Match of the Day host was slammed for blasting the Government’s Rwanda plan. The TV...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Dec 11, 2023

Lineker’s tweets to Tories over Rwanda may have breached BBC rules, say insiders

Gary Lineker's fiery responses to Tory MPs who told him to stop talking about politics and stick to football may have breached BBC rules on...
INEWS.CO.UK Dec 11, 2023

Gary Lineker sparks another BBC row and gets told to ‘stick to TV’ by minister after signing letter blasting Rwanda plan

GARY Lineker’s fiery criticism of the Government’s Rwanda policy has reignited a BBC impartiality row and prompted a Cabinet Minister to say he...
THE SUN Dec 11, 2023

Gary Lineker hits back at Tory MPs over claims he broke BBC rules with Rwanda letter

The football pundit, 63, suggested he is not in breach of BBC impartiality rules which were reviewed following a similar row earlier this year
INEWS.CO.UK Dec 11, 2023

Gary Lineker should stay out of Rwanda bill politics, says minister

Grant Shapps criticises football pundit after he signed a letter denouncing the Rwanda immigration plans
THETIMES.CO.UK Dec 11, 2023

Grant Shapps warns Gary Lineker to 'stick to football' after MOTD host sparked latest BBC impartiality row by signing open letter calling for Rwanda scheme to be scrapped

The BBC pundit is among a host of celebrities who have put their names to the letter from campaigners Together With Refugees.
DAILY MAIL ONLINE Dec 11, 2023

Gary Lineker sparks another BBC impartiality row after criticising Rwanda scheme

The veteran football pundit and Match of the Day host signed an open letter criticising the government's Rwanda policy and calling for it to be...
METRO.CO.UK Dec 11, 2023

Marvelous Nakamba back in Luton Town fold

Marvelous Nakamba has returned to the Luton Town fold after missing the team’s last three games because of a knee injury sustained during the...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Dec 10, 2023

World Cup stadium faces ban after Super Eagles complaints

The Huye Stadium in Butare, where Rwanda and Zimbabwe play their home games in the 2026 World Cup, now faces the risk of being banned after the...
SCORENIGERIA.COM.NG Dec 10, 2023

Kempes lauds Junior Stars after Cecafa heroics.

Former Gor Mahia and Kenya international Sammy Owino "Kempes" has congratulated the national Under 18 soccer team, christened Junior Stars, for...
NAIROBINEWS.NATION.CO.KE Dec 9, 2023

Exclusive: Uzoho Needs Strong Competition In Super Eagles

Former Nigerian international, Andrew Aikhoumogbe has called for a stiffer competition for Super Eagles goalkeeper, Francis Uzoho ahead of the 2023...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 8, 2023

Exeter City coach delivers bad news about Admiral Muskwe, striker might not play again this season

Exeter City coach Gary Caldwell has delivered unwanted news about Admiral Muskwe, hinting that the on-loan Luton Town striker might not play again...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Dec 8, 2023

2026 World Cup Qualifiers: CAF take action in Rwanda after Zimbabwe, SA lodged a complaint

CAF have taken action in Rwanda after Zimbabwe and South Africa complained about the state of the of Huye Stadium. The football venue was used by...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Dec 7, 2023

KDF hit UPDF as Equity fall to Rwanda Police at nyayo

In another Pool 'B'match, the General Service Unit (GSU) had to work extra hard before emerging  29-28 winners against Uganda Prisons.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Dec 4, 2023

EXCLUSIVE: Don’t Count Super Eagles Out Of Winning AFCON 2023 —Esin

Former Super Eagles international, Etim Esin, has said the Super Eagles can never be counted out of winning next year’s AFCON in Côte d’Ivoire. The...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 4, 2023

Super Eagles Can Win AFCON 2023 –Dosu

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Dosu Joseph, believes that the three-time African champions can win their fourth title at the 2023 Africa Cup of...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 3, 2023

Bafana Bafana drop in the FIFA rankings: No progress under Broos

Bafana's unbeaten run of 12 games came to an end against Rwanda but the reality is that the team drew with the likes of Namibia and Eswatini.
THE SOUTH AFRICAN Dec 3, 2023

Exclusive: Football Not Mathematics –Adepoju Reacts To Outcry Trailing Super Eagles’ Poor Run

Former Nigeria midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju, has reacted to the furore trailing the Super Eagles' 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifying draws against Lesotho...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 1, 2023

Kenya face Somalia in final Cecafa Group 'A' encounter

• “We didn’t play well in the second match against Rwanda. We want an improved performance. As I said earlier, we take one game at a time,” said...
THE-STAR.CO.KE Dec 1, 2023

Super Eagles Drop In Latest FIFA World Ranking

Nigeria’s Super Eagles dropped two places from 40th to 42nd in the latest FIFA Coca-Cola world ranking. The latest ranking was published on FIFA’s...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 30, 2023

Warriors discover latest FIFA ranking after Rwanda, Nigeria games

Warriors have discovered their latest position on the FIFA Rankings following their return to competitive international football in the recent...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Nov 30, 2023

Iheanacho Is Super Eagles’ Unsung Hero With 3 Goals, 2 Assists In Last Five Matches

It is heartwarming how Kelechi Iheanacho has turned the clock regarding his career in the Nigerian national team. Iheanacho is one of the players...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 29, 2023

2026 WCQ: South Africa, Rwanda Game Will Determine Super Eagles Fate –Unuanel

Former Kwara United coach, Samson Unuanel has posited that the Super Eagles must overcome South Africa and Rwanda if they are to qualify for the...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 29, 2023

Super Eagles Team Is Unbelievable —Ex-South Africa Coach Admits

Former Bafana Bafana of South Africa head coach, Pitso Mosimane, has described Nigeria’s Super Eagles as an unbelievable team despite their early...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 29, 2023

South Africa Coach Says He Would Love Super Eagles To Qualify For 2026 World Cup Ahead Of His Country

As the race for the 2026 World Cup qualifiers in Africa go on a break to return next year, group C is where all eyes will be with Rwanda...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM Nov 29, 2023

Babu urges vigilance ahead of final group clash against Somalia

The Kenyan lads punched a ticket to the penultimate stage of the competition following a hard-fought 1-0 win over Rwanda.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Nov 29, 2023

Mwangangi targets next year's Africa Aquatics Zone 3 show

Mwangangi said they derived a lot of positives from their third-place finish at this year's edition, which concluded in Kigali, Rwanda over the...
THE-STAR.CO.KE Nov 28, 2023

Wrecking armed cops’ confidence with witch-hunts is making their jobs impossible and the public less safe

Cop nightmare SOMETHING is badly wrong at the ­Independent Office for Police Conduct. We fully back the Met Police's purge of corrupt cops after...
THE SUN Nov 27, 2023

2026 WCQ: South Africa, Rwanda Will Be Difficult To Beat, Esin Warns Super Eagles

Former Nigerian Etim Esin has warned that South Africa and Rwanda will be a tough knot to crack for the Super Eagles in the 2026 World Cup...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 27, 2023

Garba Recommends Ex-Flying Eagles Midfielder Ifeanyi Mathew To Peseiro

Former Golden Eaglets and Flying Eagles head coach Manu Garba has called for Ifeanyi Mathew's invitation to the Super Eagles. Mathew has caught the...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 27, 2023

Kadewere Salutes Zimbabweans Based In Rwanda For Creating “Home” Atmosphere At Warriors Matches

Warriors striker Tino Kadewere has saluted Zimbabweans based in Rwanda who came in large numbers to support the national team during the recent...
PINDULA Nov 27, 2023

British Jews exposed the vicious intolerance of pro-Palestinian mob with quiet dignity on march against anti-Semitism

Dignity wins WITH quiet dignity and their justifiable anger remarkably held in check, British Jews yesterday exposed the vicious intolerance of the...
THE SUN Nov 26, 2023

Kenya eye early semis slot in Cecafa U18 boys tourney

Kenya will take on Rwanda in Kisumu on Tuesday.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Nov 26, 2023

10-man Rwanda edge Somalia 1-0 in Cecafa U-18 opener in Kisumu

Sibomana Bobo who plays for Marines in the Rwanda Premier League, scored the all-important goal early in the second half.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Nov 25, 2023

Marvelous Nakamba dropped from Luton Town matchday squad to face Crystal Palace

Marvelous Nakamba has been left out of the Luton Town matchday squad to face Crystal Palace this afternoon. The midfielder is out of action due to...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Nov 25, 2023

EPL: Everton Game Won’t Be Easy –Ten Hag

Manchester United coach Erik Ten Hag says that his team is confident ahead of their Premier League clash against Everton at Goodison Park. The Red...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 25, 2023

‘I’m Surprised What He’s Doing’ — Montpellier Boss Lauds Akor

Montpellier manager Michel Der Zakarian admitted he is surprised with how Jerome Akor has adapted to life at the club. Akor joined the Ligue 1...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 25, 2023

2026 WCQ: We Are Capable Of Beating Every Team In Our Group —Ex-Rwanda Star Boasts

Former Rwanda international Jean-Baptiste Mugiraneza jas expressed confidence that the Amavubi are capable of beating every team in Group C of the...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 25, 2023

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena slams Bafana Bafana technical

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena has slammed Bafana Bafana technical for Aubrey Modiba’s injury. Modiba picked an injury in the just ended...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Nov 24, 2023

Doctor Khumalo explains why we should cut Bafana some slack

South African football icon Doctor Khumalo has had his say after Bafana Bafana's shock loss away to Rwanda in the Fifa World Cup qualifiers.
THE SOUTH AFRICAN Nov 23, 2023

Revealed: Why Tivonge Rushesha was not part of Warriors matchday squads for Rwanda, Nigeria games

Tivonge Rushesha joined the Warriors camp for the first time during the recently ended FIFA international window but did not feature. The Reading...
SOCCER24.CO.ZW Nov 23, 2023

Sport | 'Not just kick-and-rush': Rwanda coach defends tactics against outsmarted Bafana

Rwanda head coach Torsten Spittler revealed that the game plan in their 2-0 victory against Bafana Bafana was designed to prevent Hugo Broos's...
NEWS24.COM Nov 22, 2023

2026 WCQ: ‘It’s Not A Disaster Yet’ — Rufai Backs Super To Recover From Shaky Start

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai has backed the team to secure a place at the 2026 FIFA World Cup. The three-time African champions have...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Nov 22, 2023

Rwanda coach Spittler shocked after 2-0 win over Bafana

Rwanda national team coach Frank Spittler has expressed shock following their 2-0 win over Bafana Bafana on Tuesday afternoon.
THE SOUTH AFRICAN Nov 22, 2023

‘Khuliso Mudau thought he was playing for Sundowns’ – Doc Khumalo

Former Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Doctor Khumalo said Bafana Bafana were lacking against Rwanda and needed to be brave.
THE SOUTH AFRICAN Nov 22, 2023

Rwanda’s Win Over South Africa: More of A Redemption Opportunity For The Eagles Than a Simple Relief

In a surprising turn of events, Rwanda secured a remarkable 2-0 victory at home against South Africa, sending shockwaves through Nigeria’s Super...
BRILA Nov 22, 2023

Broos questions use of artificial pitch for internationals

Bafana Bafana head coach Hugo Broos has called on CAF and FIFA to choose international venues more wisely after being forced to play on a...
AFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Nov 22, 2023

South Africa Give Nigeria Big 2026 World Cup Qualifiers Boost

South Africa’s 2-0 defeat at the hands of Rwanda has boosted the chances of struggling Super Eagles of Nigeria in the 2026 World Cup qualifiers....
NAIJANEWS.COM Nov 22, 2023

Bafana ‘were not ready for the kick and rush football of Rwanda’: Broos

Bafana Bafana did not come up with a suitable response to Rwanda’s “kick and rush” football that brought the Wasps two goals in the opening...
TIMESLIVE.CO.ZA Nov 22, 2023

Sport | Why SAFA and Hugo Broos are to blame for Bafana Bafana's bad loss to Rwanda

Bafana Bafana lost to Rwanda before they even stepped into Huye Stadium.
NEWS24.COM Nov 22, 2023

Real Reason Why New Super Eagles Winger Was Subbed Off Against Zimbabwe

Bayer Leverkusen winger Nathan Tella was handed a shock start on his international debut for Nigeria in the 1-1 draw against Zimbabwe in the 2026...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM Nov 22, 2023
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