Ethiopia put seven past Libya in their second leg clash on Tuesday in Addis Ababa, to reach the final round.
Algeria left it late against Senegal to book their place at the next round whilst Gambia edged Burkina Faso on penalties to also go through as the penultimate round of matches of the qualifiers came to an end.
Chances of Nigerian side, Mountain of Fire & Miracles (MFM), progressing further in second-tier continental club championship looks bleak considering the outburst of their youthful coach Fidelis Ilechukwu.
Esperance have claimed the 2017/2018 Tunisia Premier League title with three games to spare.
The Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) announces that the media accreditation process for the draw of the group phase of the Total CAF Confederation Cup 2018 opens from Tuesday, 10 April 2018 to Sunday, 15 April 2018.018.
Tunisia forward Youssef Msakni has been ruled out of the World Cup after agonisingly suffering a cruciate ligament injury while playing his final league game of the season.
The absence of injured Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah allowed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to steal the limelight among the African stars in Europe at the weekend.
Kenya advanced to the second and final round of the qualifiers after a goalless draw away to Uganda on Sunday in Kampala. The Harambee Starlets booked their passage on a 1-0 aggregate win.
Ghana champions Aduana Stars gave their bid to qualify for their first group stage a major boost with a 6-1 win against Fosa Juniors of Madagascar on Sunday in Dormaa.
Kenya champions, Gor Mahia, put a step into qualifying for the group stages after beating South Africa’s Supersport United 1-0 in the first leg of the play-off round in Machakos on Sunday.