49 people sentenced to death for lynching a man they wrongly accused of starting deadly forest fires in Algeria

49 people sentenced to death for lynching a man they wrongly accused of starting deadly forest fires in Algeria

An Algerian court has sentenced 49 people to death for lynching a man falsely accused of starting deadly forest fires in 2021.   The victim, Djamel Ben Ismail, was under police protection in a police van in August 2021 when a mob dragged him outside, beat him, and burnt him to death, according to Mail…

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa and Chukwueze out of Algeria friendly due to injury

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa and Chukwueze out of Algeria friendly due to injury

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa, and Samuel Chukwueze have been ruled out of Nigeria’s international friendly against Algeria. The pair have been replaced with Godwin Saviour and Ebube Duru.   The friendly against Algeria will take place at the Miloud Hadefi Stadium, Oran on Tuesday, September 27.   “We’re regrouping again for a friendly against Algeria on September 27,…

Super Eagles of Nigeria to play Les Verts of Algeria on September 27

Super Eagles of Nigeria to play Les Verts of Algeria on September 27

The Algeria Football Association, AFF have announced that Les Verts of Algeria will take on Nigeria in a friendly on September 27 at the New Stadium, Oran, Algeria. Algeria and Nigeria both failed to qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, with Nigeria losing to Ghana while Algeria lost to Cameroon.   Algeria, a…