Guinea junta stands by timetable for 2025 Africa Cup
Guinea

Guinea junta stands by timetable for 2025 Africa Cup

Conakry (AFP) – Guinea's ruling junta has told a Confederation of African Football mission that it will meet the timetable for staging the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN). CAF has sent a team to the impoverished and volatile West African state to assess its progress for hosting the tournament. Colonel Mamady Doumbouya, who appointed […]

Guinea

/ 149 days ago

Guinea junta stands by timetable for 2025 Africa Cup

Conakry (AFP) – Guinea's ruling junta has told a Confederation of African Football mission that it will meet the timetable for staging the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN). CAF has sent a team to the impoverished and volatile West African state to assess its progress for hosting the tournament. Colonel Mamady Doumbouya, who appointed […]
ByAFP

Guinea

/ 151 days ago

Guinea junta declares hosting Africa Cup a 'priority'

Conakry (AFP) – Guinea's military junta has vowed to free up funds and has given fast-track access to land for the country's staging of the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations. The announcement late Monday came on the eve of a two-day mission by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to monitor Guinea's progress on hosting […]
ByAFP

Guinea

/ 459 days ago

Guinea forward Bayo to appear in court for drunk driving

Clermont-Ferrand (France) (AFP) – Clermont's Guinea striker Mohamed Bayo will appear before a criminal court in June for "driving under the influence of alcohol", the French city's public prosecutor said on Monday. Bayo, 23, was detained by police on Sunday after a traffic accident in Clermont but was released on Monday. He failed to stop […]
ByAFP

Guinea

/ 509 days ago

Liverpool's Keita 'safe and well' after coup strands him in Guinea

Paris (AFP) – Liverpool said Monday midfielder Naby Keita was "safe and well" after he and his Guinea teammates were blocked in their home country by an apparent military coup. The 26-year-old was on international duty for a World Cup qualifier in his homeland when a group of soldiers detained 83-year-old president Alpha Conde.  After […]
ByAFP