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​Greece 0-0 Belgium.

​Greece 0-0 Belgium.

Belgium became the first European side to join hosts Russia at next summer’s World Cup finals as goals from Jan Vertonghen and Romelu Lukaku gave them victory in Greece. All three goals came in a five-minute second-half period, which began with Vertonghen firing Belgium ahead. Zeca brought Greece level soon after but Lukaku scored the [&hellip

France 0-0 Luxembourg.

France 0-0 Luxembourg.

France coach Didier Deschamps was left “infuriated” by his side’s failures in front of goal in their goalless draw with Luxembourg, a result labelled “historic” by his opposite number. The home side had 76% possession, 34 shots and hit the woodwork twice as France failed to win against Luxembourg for the first time since 1914. [&hellip

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal Manager Says He Had Doubts Over Future.

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal Manager Says He Had Doubts Over Future.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he “hesitated” over signing a new contract last season because he doubted whether he was “capable of leading the club”. Wenger agreed a two-year deal in May, a month before his contract expired. On French TV programme Telefoot, he said there were “personal reasons” behind the decision to delay extending [&hellip

​Manchester City: Uefa Not Investigating Club Over Financial Fair Play.

​Manchester City: Uefa Not Investigating Club Over Financial Fair Play.

Uefa says it is not investigating Manchester City over its Financial Fair Play rules, despite the Spanish league calling for it to do so. European football’s governing body is already investigating if Paris St-Germain have broken rules designed to stop clubs from ‘financial doping’. La Liga president Javier Tebas said City and PSG’s “funding by [&hellip

Gabon Bans Opposition Leaders From Leaving The Country.

Gabon Bans Opposition Leaders From Leaving The Country.

Libreville – Gabon on Sunday announced a ban on opposition leaders, including former top African Union official Jean Ping, from leaving the country in what it said was a “temporary, administrative measure”. “This measure follows inflammatory comments by Jean Ping on August 18 when he called for public disorder, rebellion and insurrection,” interior ministry spokesperson [&hellip

​Nearly 100 Inmates Escape In Ivory Coast Prison Break.

​Nearly 100 Inmates Escape In Ivory Coast Prison Break.

Katiola – Almost 100 inmates escaped from a prison in the Ivory Coast on Sunday, the latest in a string of jail breaks in the west African country, officials said. According to a local judicial source, the men who escaped in the central town of Katiola were followers of the late leader of a prison [&hellip

Kidnappers Haunt Geita, Arusha Parents.

Kidnappers Haunt Geita, Arusha Parents.

A joint manhunt launched by police in Geita and Arusha regions has nabbed one of the criminals in the recent wave of child kidnapping and extortion of money across the country. The suspect was caught at a guesthouse known as Shitungulu in Geita district, holding ransom a two-year old child in exchange for 4m/- he [&hellip

​Iran’s Leader Issues 2017 Hajj Pilgrimage Message.

​Iran’s Leader Issues 2017 Hajj Pilgrimage Message.

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei issues a message on the occasion of the Muslim Hajj pilgrimage season. Here is a translation of the message: In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds, and peace and greetings be [&hellip

​Former Rwanda Presidential Candidate Probed For Forgery.

​Former Rwanda Presidential Candidate Probed For Forgery.

Kigali — Rwandan police say they have searched the home of a former presidential candidate who is accused of forgery ahead of the recent election. Police spokesperson Theos Badege said Wednesday that Diane Rwigara is being investigated on suspicion of forging signatures during her efforts to qualify as a candidate. Rwigara was disqualified after allegedly [&hellip

​IPTL’s Licence Extension Flops.

​IPTL’s Licence Extension Flops.

The Board of Directors of Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) has turned down an application by the Independent Power Tanzania Company Limited (IPTL) for an extension of its Electricity Generation Licence for 55 months (4 years and 7 months). On 28th March, 2017, IPTL submitted the application seeking for an extension from 16th [&hellip