To have children, to be old and alone, is a rare but often crushing status in Cameroon.
The match referee collapsed in the tie between Ivory Coast and Ethiopia with game being abandoned 10 minutes from time.
Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers 2021: Everton's Alex Iwobi quits Nigeria camp after positive COVID-19 test
Everton forward Iwobi tested positive before Saturday's 1-0 away win over Benin, and travelled back to Nigeria with the rest of the squad on Sunday.
The two victories lifted Senegal, currently the top ranked national team in Africa, to a maximum 12 points from four matches in Group I, and they qualified with two matches to spare.
Mumbai's language professionals teach English to refugees in faraway Cyprus, who struggle with rules, talking to locals
Most of the students attending these English lessons, which are conducted four days a week, have lived in Cyprus only for a couple of months. Many don't have their own support systems and have had to pay fines, because they cannot comprehend the government's rules and instructions, delivered in Greek and English
African players still do not get the recognition they deserve, Cameroon legend Samuel Eto'o told AFP in an exclusive interview, as he hopes that this will finally be the year another player from the continent wins the Ballon d'Or.
Cameroon's Samuel Eto'o, four-time African Player of the Year, calls time on his international career
With Cameroon, Eto'o won two Africa Cup of Nations as well as Olympic gold in 2000.
Amid concerns on Amazon forest fires, NASA spots blazes in central Africa; incident linked to traditional farming, say experts
Just like the Amazon, the forests of the Congo Basin absorb tons of carbon dioxide and is referred to as the 'second green lung' of the planet after Amazon
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr says team will emerge stronger from narrow semi-final loss to Algeria
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr said that there were plenty of positives to take from his side's Africa Cup campaign after their exit in the semifinals
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Golden boot leader Odion Ighalo key to Nigeria's chances against South Africa in quarter-final clash
Nigeria forward Odion Ighalo could present give a reality check to South Africa who have barely scraped through to the quarter-finals
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Stuart Baxter earns lifeline as South Africa coach after team's upset 1-0 win over 'favourites' Egypt
South Africa coach Stuart Baxter has earned a lifeline by silencing his critics with a shock 1-0 win in the round of 16 over hosts and favourites Egypt
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Senegal forward Sadio Mane says he won't take penalties for remainder of tournament
Sadio Mane has stepped down as the one who'll take the spot-kick for his side, saying that others deserve a chance after he missed two chances
In Cameroon, teenage girls defy filial restrictions, societal prejudices to play and excel in football
With Cameroon's Indomitable Lionesses becoming one of three African teams to qualify for the Women's World Cup, girls in the country's capital, Yaounde, have also taken to playing football even as it continues to be largely considered a man's sport in the country
FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: As temperatures soar in France, organisers and teams take measures to tackle the heat
With temperatures increasing in France, FIFA will be taking some precautionary measures to ensure that players are hydrated during matches
FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: England captain Steph Houghton not bothered by controversial win over Cameroon
Steph Houghton is not thinking about the controversial victory over Cameroon but England coach Phil Neville said that he was "ashamed" by Cameroon's behaviour
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Cameroon football team arrives late in Egypt due to pay dispute, may face possible sanction
The Cameroon squad had refused to embark for Egypt on Thursday, calling for their fee to be doubled for appearing at the tournament, which they won two years ago.
FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: US beat Sweden to make it three wins in row; Cameroon in last 16 after dramatic victory
The United States made it a perfect three wins out of three at the Women's World Cup on Thursday by beating Sweden 2-0 to top Group F, while Ajara Nchout fired Cameroon into the last 16 with a last-gasp winner.
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Tournament to kick off amidst state of unrest in Egypt, organisers assure proper security
The Africa Cup of Nations is set to kick off in Egypt on Friday against a backdrop of terror attacks, days after the death of former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi
30,000 fled Nigerian town to Cameroon in two days as 'preemptive measure' amid Boko Haram threat: United Nations
Rann, near the border with Cameroon in northern Borno state, already saw an exodus of some 9,000 people earlier this month after a Boko Haram attack on 14 January left 14 people dead