Nicknamed ‘Superzee’ for her effervescence both on and off the field, the three-time African Women’s Player of the Year has earned her striking stripes with the Super Falcons and would reasonably be one of Nigeria’s key players in Ghana.


Akida is most famously remembered for scoring Kenya’s first ever goal at the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations in 2016 during the 3-1 defeat to Ghana, a goal she says to date remains her favourite.

Nigeria’s Falcons seeking to extend their dominance

After winning eight out of the last 10 last editions of the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations, the Super Falcons of Nigeria are undeniably the favourites as the 11th edition beckons.


David Ouma is credited as being the first man to take Kenya to their first ever Women’s Africa Cup of Nations in 2016. The Dutch-trained tactician with the highest CAF Level A certification started out his coaching career as a youth coach at the Mathare Youth Sports Association in Nairobi, Keny...

Shepolopolo bounce back to stun Black Queens in friendly

Rachael Kundanaji 's second half hat-trick on Saturday saw Shepolopolo come from two goals down at half time to record a 3-2 home win over Ghana’s Black Queens in a friendly played at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka.

Harambee Starlets look to impress on second outing

Kenya has been one of upward trajectory and improvement each day. The team qualified for its maiden Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (AWCON) in 2016 after beating Algeria on the away goal rule.

Rwanda to benefit from Fifa’s project in schools- says Mugabe

Rwanda will be one of the World governing body-FIFA member that will beneficiaries of the FIFA football development project campaign in schools according to the Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA), spokesperson and media officer, Bonnie Mugabe.

Chaabani: The CL trophy will be the cherry on the cake

Esperance booked their ticket to the final after edging Primeiro de Agosto 4-2 in a thrilling second leg, and 4-3 on aggregate. The Blood & Gold will face old foes Al Ahly, who edged ES Setif of Algeria. A repeat of the 2012 final, Ahly hosts the first leg on Friday, 2 November 2018 in

Ahly coach Carteron targeting a historical Champions League feat

Egyptian giants Al Ahly are dreaming of extending their unprecedented record with a ninth CAF Champions League title, as they are preparing to take on North African rivals Esperance of Tunisia in the much awaited final.

Another dream waits reality for Ahly's superstar Soliman

When Egyptian giants Al Ahly enters the pitch for the 2018 CAF Champions League final encounter against North African rivals Esperance of Tunisia, the Red Devils will be backing on the decent form of their veteran winger Walid Soliman.