AFCON 2019 Begins, See Players To Watch-Out For

The long-awaited  African Cup of Nations 2019, (AFCON), begins today Friday in Egypt with arrays of African stars, mostly plying their trade in Europe, on display. African Cup of Nations Cup is one of Africa’s biggest showpiece and the dream of an African player. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that 24 teams will be taking part […]

Benin Holds Vote With No Opposition Candidates

Folks in Benin are voting for a brand new parliament however with no single opposition candidate collaborating. The West African nation began voting on Sunday to elect its 83 deputies, in an election in which only two parties close to the government were able to present candidates, and where there are fears of disruption and […]

Benin deploys 150 troops against Boko haram

The Republic of Benin has deployed 150 soldiers to the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), to fight Boko Haram insurgents in the Lake Chad region, an official has disclosed. Mustapha Anka, the Chief Military Public Information Officer of the Force, made the disclosure in a statement he issued on Thursday in Maiduguri. Mr. Anka, a […]

Lai Mohammed Hails Rich Cultural History Of Ancient Benin Kingdom, Opens Commemorative Exhibition

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has hailed the very rich cultural history and tradition of the ancient Benin Kingdom, one of the famous destinations during the exploitation of the African continent by the Europeans. Speaking at the opening of the National Gallery of Art (NGA) Benin Art Exhibition, in commemoration of […]