Posts Tagged ‘Algeria’

#EndSARS: Super Eagles Should Boycott Game Against Algeria To Support The Ongoing Protest – Dr Olufunmilayo Says

United Kingdom (UK) based Nigerian Doctor, Harvey Olufunmilayo in wake of recent protest by Nigerians calling an end to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit, following their anomalous showings in the country has urged the Super Eagles of Nigeria to boycott tonights friendly with Algeria as show of support to Nigerians cry. Dr. Olufunmilayo made […]

BT Sports: Super Eagles Friendly Will Be Played Behind Closed Doors, Algerian FA Says

Algerian Football Federation has confirmed that their still to come international friendly with Nigeria will be played behind closed doors. The Super Eagles of Nigeria are expected to clash with the Desert Foxes in Austria on October 9. The Federation made this confirmation via a statement made available through their website. Algerian Federation explained that […]

Algeria announces its first case of Coronavirus

There is a new case of Coronavirus in Africa following the Algerian Health Ministry announcement of a confirmed case of the deadly disease in the country.  Algeria’s Minister of Health, Shamsuddin Shitor revealed that they were able to detect the flu-like virus due to the vigilance system adopted at all land, air and maritime entry points to the country. […]

First time since independence : Algeria jails two former prime ministers

An Algerian court has sentenced two former prime ministers to long jail terms amid a huge corruption investigation. Ahmed Ouyahia was sentenced to 15 years in prison and Abdelmalek Sellal to 12 years. They were accused of abusing authority in a car manufacturing embezzlement scandal. It was the first time since Algeria’s independence from France […]

CAF Reveals What Each Team Got in 2019 AFCON

African Cup of Nations champions Algeria have received $4.5 million, Senegal $2.5m, while third place contestants Super Eagles and Tunisia earned $2.m. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) have revealed the prize money for all participant countries. Algeria lifted their second ever AFCON trophy since 1990 after narrowly beating Senegal 1-0 in the final last […]

Super Eagles Fails to Fly Pass Algeria

The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Sunday lost to Algeria 1-2 in the semi-final of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt. A last minute goal through a free kick by Riyadh Mahrez gave Algeria victory after Odion Ighalo had equalised for the Super Eagles. William Troost-Ekong had conceded an own goal in the […]