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Eric Mutema

Staff journalist based in Nairobi, Kenya. Eric is a Journalism graduate from Shang Tao Media Arts College and is passionate about technology and science fiction writing.
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Football Bribes Investigator Shot Dead

A Ghanaian undercover journalist has been shot dead while driving home, after a politician called for retribution against him. Unidentified men on motorbikes shot Ahmed...
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Why Photographs Of Dead In Nairobi Terror Attack Failed Journalism – And Dishonoured Victims

An article by the New York Times on the Riverside terrorist attacks in Nairobi has provoked fury and consternation in Kenya.The article features a...
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Kenyan Forces in Standoff With Militants After Attack on Hotel Complex

ounterterrorism forces were locked in a standoff with suspected al-Shabaab militants in an upscale hotel and office complex in Kenya’s capital Wednesday, more than...

Phil Masinga: South Africa Striker Dies Aged 49

Former South Africa captain Lucas Radebe says the country has lost a "legend" following his compatriot Phil Masinga's death aged 49. Masinga played with Radebe...

Normalisation Committee For Namibia Football Association

Fifa has appointed a normalisation committee to run the Namibia Football Association (NFA). The move follows a recent visit by a delegation from football's world...
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DRC Election: Felix Tshisekedi Declared Winner In Contentious Result

The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s electoral commission has declared opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi the winner of the 30 December presidential election. Pre-election polls...

Salah Named African Player Of The Year Again

Egypt's Mohamed Salah is the 2018 Confederation of African Football Player of the Year - the second consecutive year he has won the award. Egypt...
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Gabon Soldiers Seize National Radio Station In Coup Attempt

Military officers in Gabon have staged a coup attempt, seizing the state radio station and declaring their dissatisfaction with President Ali Bongo, who is recovering from...
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Guinea ‘Not Informed’ Of 2023 Nations Cup Hosting Change

The Guinea Football Federation (Feguifoot) says it has yet to be told that it will host the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations instead of...
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Caf Awards: Aubameyang, Mane And Salah On Final Shortlist

Egypt international Mohamed Salah is in line to retain his African Player of the Year award after being named on a three-man shortlist along with Liverpool...

Confederation Of African Football: “No Decision On 2021 Nations Cup Hosts”

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has confirmed that no decision has been taken to force Ivory Coast to host the 2023 Nations Cup...

Zimbabwe Minus Mugabe: Two Books On His Fall And Mnangagwa’s Rise

Penguin Books has released two books by Zimbabwean journalists in time to celebrate the first anniversary of the coup that finally put Robert Mugabe’s...

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