About 53 soldiers and one civilian have been killed in an attack on an army post in northern Mali on Friday the government said, in one of the deadliest strikes against the West African country’s military in recent memory.
Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki and senior player Dean Furman are impressed with the crowd attendance during their Nelson Mandela Challenge match against Mali in Port Elizabeth on Sunday.
The Bafana Bafana camp continues to be affected by injuries ahead of their crucial international friendly match against one of the top West African sides, Mali, in Port Elizabeth on Sunday.
Bafana Bafana players visited the Nelson Mandela Hospital for Children in Johannesburg ahead of their match against Mali later this week.
A UN peacekeeper was killed and four others wounded on Sunday when their vehicle hit an explosive device in northern Mali, the UN mission (MINUSMA) said.