The UN envoy for Guinea-Bissau on Wednesday urged the Security Council to push the West African country to urgently hold elections to break a political deadlock. Modibo Ibrahim Toure asked the council to offer its support in underscoring the importance of urgently organizing and holding legislative elections within the constitutionally-mandated ...
Former Inter Allies defender Wahab Ackwei has completed a long-awaited move to MLS side New York Red Bull, the club has confirmed.
The 21-year old will be playing for the club youth side of the club (New York RedBull II) in the American second-tier league in the upcoming season.
"Wahab brings a unique skillset that we feel can adapt to how we play, NYRB II head coach John Wolyniec said.
We look forward to helping him integrate within the team as he continues his development here with
Black Queens made a poor start to WAFU Women's Cup campaign losing by a lone goal to host nation Ivory Coast.
A second-half strike by the Ivorians was enough to gift them all three points in the highly competitive match played at the Champroux Stadium at Marcoury province on Wednesday, February 14.
The senior women's national team must win their remaining group games against Burkina Faso and Niger to progress to next stage of the competition.
Black Queen's' starting line
Ghana striker Majeed Waris made his Champions League bow on Tuesday night for Porto who suffered an embarrassing5-0 defeat at the hands of Liverpool at home.
Waris was brought on in the 62nd minute but he appeared powerless on the field to stop his side from the hands of the free-scoring English side. Sadio Mane scored a hattrick with Firmino and Mohammed Salah also finding the back of the net for the Reds.
The Ghana international joined Porto from Lorient in January. He has made four appearances
It was hard being a youth in Kinshasa in the 1950s. Known as Leopoldville at the time, the capital of Congo was under the control of Belgian colonialists. Segregation meant there were no-go zones after nightfall and unemployment levels were high. Most residents had no education beyond primary level.