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Nigeria to form border force with neighbours to fight smuggling

15 November 2019, 7:19 AM

Nigeria and neighbouring countries Benin and Niger have agreed to set up a joint border patrol force to tackle smuggling between the West African countries, they said in a communique on Thursday.

Nigeria’s border closure has implications for Africa’s economic integration

28 October 2019, 8:02 AM

Nigeria recently partially closed its border with Benin in an effort to stem the smuggling of rice.

Gueye takes Senegal to first Cup of Nations semi-final in 13 years

10 July 2019, 9:47 PM

Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals for the first time since 2006 when Idrissa Gueye scored to deliver a 1-0 last-eight win over Benin in Cairo on Wednesday.

Morocco crash out to Benin on penalties in Cup of Nations last 16

5 July 2019, 9:32 PM

Hakim Ziyech’s missed stoppage-time penalty proved extremely costly as 10-man Benin stunned Africa Cup of Nations title contenders Morocco in a spot-kick shootout Friday to reach the quarter-finals after a 1-1 draw in Cairo.

South Africa’s Bongani Zungu congratulates Sibusiso Vilakazi.

Mali beats Angola and aids Bafana’s Afcon advance

3 July 2019, 9:03 AM

Bafana Bafana scraped through to the knock-out stage of the Africa Cup of Nations football tournament thanks to Mali.



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