A crack unit of elite counter-terrorism officers will be among a deployment of 23 000 police ensuring safety at the Tour de France, which begins in Dusseldorf on Saturday, the French interior ministry said.
Newly-transferred Egyptian international Mohamed Salah has given his first interview in the Reds’ shirt after completing his move to Liverpool.
The United Nations Human Rights Council launched an international investigation on Friday into killings and other atrocities in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Tracy Evans,3 times Olimpian knows better than most just how powerfull a tool for change can be,and she intends to put that knowledge and her network to good use for this year’s olympic day celebrations on June 23
Fifa have cleared Manchester United but opened disciplinary proceedings against Juventus over Paul Pogba’s world record transfer, football’s governing body announced on Wednesday.
Confederation of African Rugby, the continent’s rugby governing body, has selected Uganda to host the 2017 Africa Sevens Championship.
Cristiano Ronaldo has been summoned to appear before a Spanish judge as he and Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho became the latest members of the football elite to be accused of tax fraud in Spain.
Boxing hall of famer Lennox Lewis won’t be spending his money on the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight, saying he "can’t take it serious" because the outcome is too predictable.
"If Winnie joined the EFF‚ she would be president right away‚" Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema said on Friday. "She should have been the first female president (of the country)‚ a real president who was not going to be a front for male leadership."
The arraignment of golfer Tiger Woods on a DUI charge has been delayed until August.
Cristiano Ronaldo has decided to leave Real Madrid this summer, according to a report in Portugal.
The African Union (AU) and the United Nations are proposing a 44 percent and 30 percent reduction in their troop and police presence in Sudan’s Darfur region as a step towards an eventual exit, a senior UN peacekeeping official has told the Security Council.
More than 120 Christians have been detained in Eritrea in a government-backed crackdown on unregistered denominations across the troubled African nation, Christian activists told BosNewsLife Thursday, June 15.
Bayern Munich will take on Liverpool and Atletico Madrid will face Napoli in the pre-season Audi Cup in Munich on Aug. 1, the German champions said on Thursday.
Richard Williams, a tennis coach and father of female tennis sensations – Venus and Serena – has filed for divorce from his wife, Lakeisha Williams.
We use Opta data to examine how Cristiano Ronaldo and Alexis Sanchez compare as Portugal and Chile prepare for the Confederations Cup.
CECAFA Secretary General Nicholas Musonye has laid the blame for the crisis in East and Central Africa’s regional body firmly at the door of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino and FIFA Deputy Secretary General Zvonimir Boban invited the President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, to visit the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich on Thursday, 8 June 2017.
A late second half goal from Salif Keita handed Central Africa Republic a 2-1 win over Rwanda in a CAF Africa Cup of Nations, Group H qualifier at the Stade Barthelemy Boganda in Bangui on Sunday.
Arsenal’s hopes of keeping Alexis Sanchez this summer have been dented after Bayern Munich chiefs sanctioned a £21.7m-a-year offer for the Chilean.
Heavily armed al-Shabab extremists have stormed a military base in Somalia’s semiautonomous state of Puntland, killing close to 70 people, officials said Thursday.
The Central African Republic will be out to build on their impressive home record when they play host to Rwanda in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday.
Russian President, Vladimir Putin has rubbished the belief that the United States would defeat Russia if the two engage in a war.
Chelsea striker Diego Costa has revealed that he is leaving the English champions
Ernest Sugira has arrived in Rwanda after a busy weekend’s travel in the Champions League, to feature for his country in their African Nations Cup qualifier against the Central African Republic, officials said.
Team LowestRates.ca general manager, announced that the Rwandan National Champ will join the team in the Outaouais region on Monday.
It all started with a post, or maybe two, from Sead Kolasinac’s teammate, Max Meyer, on Instagram LIVE.
Chelsea and Manchester City target Leonardo Bonucci is open to a move to the Premier League this summer, according to reports in his native Italy.
The U-16 boys’ team of Rwanda has qualified for this year’s FIBA Africa after defeating Kenya in the penultimate game of the ongoing Africa Zone V Championships.
Cristiano Ronaldo understandably took the accolades as his two goals helped to fire Real Madrid to a 12th European Cup but fundamental to their triumph over Juventus on Saturday was midfielder Luka Modric.
A long season has come to an end with the European places all decided
The East African Community (EAC) must prioritize ending human rights violations in Burundi, and provide the renewed political leadership and commitment needed to end the crisis, said Amnesty International today in an open letter to the bloc’s leaders, ahead of their summit on 20 May in the Tanzanian city of Dar es Salaam.
First Lady of Kenya Margaret Kenyatta will on Sunday join her counterpart in Rwanda Jeanette Kagame during the Kigali International Peace Marathon that is expected to draw thousands of athletes from across the world.
Rayon Sports have claimed the 2016/2017 Rwanda Premier League title with four matches to spare, thanks to a 2-1 win over Mukura on Wednesday (17 May 2017) in Kigali.
Football Kenya Federation (FKF) on Thursday remained non-committal on honouring the four-day Genocide Memorial Tournament in Kigali, Rwanda after announcing a series of international friendly matches for the national team in June and July.
Not so long ago, pretty much all of Uefa’s major trophy presentations took place in the middle of the pitch.
It was as long ago as 1977 when Pele famously stated that an African team will lift the World Cup before the end of that century. That prediction, unfortunately, proved to miss the mark. But the Brazilian legend is not the only person to have suggested it wouldn’t be too long before one of the African nations join that elite group and wins the biggest prize in world football, if not in world sport.
Lewis Hamilton won a strategic Spanish Grand Prix thriller to cut Sebastian Vettel’s overall lead in the Formula One championship to six points with a quarter of the season completed.
Armed intervention in conflicts in Africa, carried out by the UN or AU or joint missions, have always been controversial because the rules of engagement have neither been clear or, more often than not, practical. How far should the mandate of the peacekeeping forces extend? When and how should actual combat be engaged? For what end? A classic example is the failure of the 1994 UN Mission to Rwanda, which failed to prevent the genocide. Clearly, a fresh approach is needed.
One person has tested positive for the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the health ministry said in a statement this afternoon.