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    Sports Chechen strongman makes Egypt’s Salah honorary citizen – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

    After his team crashed out of the World Cup, Egypt’s star player Mohamed Salah has won a consolation prize in the form of honorary citizenship of Chechnya. Chechen strongman Ramzan Kadyrov wrote on Telegram that he had presented the Liverpool star with the honorary title while hosting a dinner...
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    Sports WORLD CUP: Mohamed Salah joins Egypt training session – Punch Newspapers

    Mohamed Salah gave Egypt’s World Cup hopes a huge boost Wednesday when he joined a squad training session at their Grozny base. The Pharoahs’ superstar has been sidelined since suffering a shoulder injury in Liverpool’s Champions League final loss to Real Madrid on May 26. However, an AFP …...
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    Mohamed Salah included in final Egypt World Cup squad – 24matins.uk

    Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah was included Monday in Egypt’s 2018 World Cup squad despite still underdoing treatment for a shoulder injury he suffered in the Champions League final, the Egyptian Football Association said. Salah, who hit a stunning 44 goals for Liverpool last season in all...
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    World Egypt’s Sisi sworn in for second term in office – Punch Newspapers

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was sworn in on Saturday for a second four-year term in office during a special parliament session broadcast live on state television. Sisi took the oath in a packed house and in front of members of his government, after winning 97 percent of … Read...
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    Sports Eagles, Senegal, Morocco will struggle in Russia –Ex-Cameroon star - Punch newspaper

    Former Cameroon and Arsenal defender, Lauren, says none of the African teams at the World Cup will get past the quarterfinals in Russia. Nigeria (Super Eagles), Senegal (Teranga Lions), Tunisia (Carthage Eagles), Egypt (Pharaohs) and Morocco(Atlas Lions) will represent Africa at Russia 2018...
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    Sports Junior Ajayi named Best Foreign Player in Egypt – The Sun News

    Monica Iheakam Super Eagles invitee Junior Ajayi has been named the best foreign player in the Egyptian League. According to the Al Ahly official website, the Nigerian forward was given the award during the annual Ahram awards held on Friday evening in Cairo. His teammate Ahmed Fathi was also …...
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    World Egyptian navy fatally shoots Palestinian fisherman at sea – More Top Stories – Google News

    GAZA – The Egyptian navy opened fire on a Palestinian fisherman at sea and killed him, the Gaza Ministry said on Saturday. Egyptian officials had no immediate comment on the incident which happened late on Friday after dark near the southern border-town Rafah, according to Gaza … via More Top...
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    Business Egypt’s Startup Reactor accelerator accepting applications for its 5th cycle.

    Following the successful conclusion of its 4th cycle with its last phase “Startup Nova – Entrepreneurship Explosion”, Startup Reactor is accepting applications for its 5th cycle! Startup Reactor is a 6-month accelerator program designed to support innovative startups with high growth potential...
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    Sports Egypt to represent Africa at World Team Cup – Newtelegraph

    Africa champions, Egypt (men and women) will fly the continent’s flag at the 2018 ITTF World Team Cup taking place in London from February 22 to 25. Egypt’s qualification was confirmed during the 2017 African Championships held in Morocco having emerged champions in the men’s and women’s team...
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    Sports Cameroon Beat Egypt 2-1 to Emerge AFCON 2017 Champions

    Cameroon staged a dramatic comeback against Egypt on Sunday to emerge the winner of the 2017 African Nations cup in Gabon. Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny, who returned to Egypt's starting line-up after an injury, put Egypt in front from inside the box after 22 minutes. Cameroon's...
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    World Egyptian Minister Calls Sub-Saharan Africans “Dogs and Slaves”

    Egypt's deputy Minister for Environment called Sub-Saharan Africans “dogs and slaves” in Arabic at a UN conference in Nairobi. His fellow African representatives say his comments have eroded gains made in fostering unity among nations on the continent. Kenyan diplomat Yvonne Khamati accused the...
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    World 6 Men Jailed For Beating a Prisoner to Death

    An Egyptian court on Sunday handed down seven-year prison sentences to six men convicted of beating to death jailed Frenchman Eric Lang in 2013. The 49-year-old, who taught French in Cairo, died after a beating in a cell on September 13, having been detained in a police station because he did...
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    World Two Al-Jazeera Journalists Sentenced to Death

    An Egyptian court has sentenced two Al Jazeera journalists to death on charges of espionage, an accusation Al Jazeera has denied. Another journalist, Asmaa Mohamed al-Khatib, who worked for a news outlet friendly to the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, was also sentenced to death. Three other...
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    World Saudi Arabia Announces Plan to Build Bridge to Egypt Across Red Sea

    Saudi Arabia's king has announced that a bridge linking the country to Egypt will be built over the Red Sea. King Salman said in a statement that the bridge would boost commerce between the two allied countries. He made the announcement during the second day of his visit to the Egyptian...
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    Sports Super Eagles Get $400 for Egypt Trip

    Super Eagles received $400 as allowances from cash-strapped Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for their trip to Alexandria, Egypt. This was far short of $1,000 each player usually received as allowances for an away game. It was further gathered that for the 1-1 home draw in Kaduna, the players...
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    Sports AFCON 2017 Qualifier: What Nigeria Can Do To Redeem Qualification

    Yesterday, the Super Eagles failed to qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations after falling to a 1-0 defeat in Egypt in their Group G match on Tuesday. Earlier, the Chadians withdrew from the qualifiers due to lack of funds to prosecute their remaining games in the qualifications. This...
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    World Egyptian Plane With 82 Passengers on Board Hijacked

    An Egyptian passenger plane has landed in Cyprus after being hijacked by a man wearing a suicide belt. EgyptAir Flight 181 was on a scheduled journey from Alexandria to Cairo when it veered off course on Tuesday morning. Sources told Reuters that British and Americans passengers were on...
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    Sports Egypt’s Equaliser Against Nigeria ‘A Cheat’ - El-Rufai

    Governor Nasir El-rufai of Kaduna state, has said the Pharaohs of Egypt equaliser against the Super Eagles during the 2017 AFCON qualifier played at Ahmadu Bello Stadium on Friday was not in the spirit of fair-play. El-Rufai made the remark at a dinner he held in honour of the Super Eagles on...
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    Sports AFCON Qualifiers: Read What Egypt's Coach Said About Late Draw With Super Eagles

    Egypt coach Hector Cuper has said that the Pharaohs were lucky to snatch the late equaliser against Nigeria in the African Cup of Nations qualifying match played at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium on Friday in Kaduna. The Super Eagles were close to registering a slim 1-0 win over the seven-time...
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