South Africa's Zungu sees red as Osimhen powers Lille past Amiens

South Africa’s Zungu sees red as Osimhen powers Lille past Amiens

The African stars had mixed fortunes in Wednesday’s French League Cup with South African receiving a first-half red card while Osimhen secured his tea South Africa’s Bongani Zungu was sent off while Nigeria forward Victor Osimhen found the back of the net in Lille’s 2-0 win over Amiens. The victory at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy on … Read more…

Mane, Salah or Mahrez: The battle of Africa's superstar forwards

Mane, Salah or Mahrez: The battle of Africa’s superstar forwards

There are strong claims all around, and a strong political debate as a thought-provoking subtext, as the Caf Awards take place on Tuesday On Tuesday, the Confederation of African Football will host a swanky gala in Egypt, the highlight of which will be the announcement of their choice for African Footballer of the Year. A needlessly … Read more…

West Africa's first large-scale wind farm starts generating power

West Africa’s first large-scale wind farm starts generating power

A project described as West Africa’s “first ever utility-scale wind farm”, has started transmitting power to Senegal’s national electricity grid. In an announcement Thursday, renewable power firm Lekela said that Parc Eolien Taiba N’Diaye (PETN) would produce electricity for Senegal across a period of 20 years. While the 158.7 megawatt (MW) facility has started to … Read more…