David Asante-Apeatu, the Inspector General of Police (IGP) has given the Electoral Commission (EC) assurance that the Police Administration will support the EC’s objective to demystify its operations to the understanding of the public.
AshantiGold SC Chief Executive Frederick Acheampong has been appointed Assistant General Coordinator for the 30 June Stadium in Cairo for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.He will assist Equatoguinean Amadeo Nguema who is the General Cordintaor as the decide time for team coaches to leave the hotels to the stadium, how the security will be positioned and control the different access zones and if there is a medical emergency.Acheampong will help his team organize all the six matches
Nigeria's preparations for the Africa Cup of Nations have been hampered after several members of the squad went down with an cold-like illness, coach Gernot Rohr said on Friday."Unfortunately, we don't have everybody because four or five of our players could only start training on Wednesday and they missed one week of physical preparations, so we don't have the best team," he told reporters.The Super Eagles, who kick off their campaign against debutants
Nigeria will look for a dominant performance in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Group B opener against rookies Burundi on Saturday 22 June at the Alexandria Stadium. The Super Eagles have been absent from the last two editions of the AFCON, but under German manager Gernot Rohr they have secured a return to the top table of African football.Nigeria finished top of Group E in the preliminaries (ahead of South Africa, Libya and the Seychelles) and enter the 2019 finals as one of
Mahmoud Hassan 'Trezeguet's beauty of a goal in the 41st minute proved to be the difference as Egypt kicked off their Total Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019 campaign on a winning note with a 1-0 victory over Zimbabwe at a fully packed Cairo International Stadium on Friday night.Roared on by their enthusiastic home fans who came to the stadium in full voice and full color, the Pharaohs should have won by a bigger margin had they been more clinical with the chances that
Hosts Egypt made the ideal start to the Africa Cup of Nations by beating Zimbabwe in the opening game of the tournament in Cairo. Mahmoud Trezeguet scored the only goal of the game with a curled finished just before half time. Liverpool forward Mo Salah came close to doubling his side’s lead in the second …
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The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations kicked off in grand style with a magnificent opening ceremony witnessed by fans across Africa and the World at the Cairo International Sports Stadium. The Local organising Committee once again delivered another wonderful opening ceremony just like that of the draw which was held at the Pyramids in April.Below are pictures from the ceremony before Host nation Egypt takes on Zimbabwe in the tournament opener.