Saudi Arabia News

Gabon president back in Morocco after short stay in Libreville

Since Bongo fell ill in Saudi Arabia on Oct. 24, contradictory information on the state of his health and an extended convalescence in Morocco has fueled instability back in Gabon, where his family has ruled for over 50 years.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Ronaldo celebrates winning Italian Super Cup with Floyd Mayweather

Send 'NEWS' to 40227 to receive all the important breaking news as it happens He also scored the only goal that condemned AC Milan to a defeat in the final of the Super Cup that was played in Saudi Arabia.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Qatar gives Somalia armoured vehicles

Somalia, a Horn of Africa country located on key shipping routes, has refused to take sides in the rift between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, a UAE ally.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Chelsea reach deal for Gonzalo Higuain as striker agrees to join the Blues

Higuain was a second half substitute in AC Milan's Suppercoppa loss to Juventus in Saudi Arabia and his arrival at Chelsea will pave the way for Morata to join Atletico Madrid.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Women throng Saudi stadium for Italian Super Cup amid controversy

Photo: REUTERS/Waleed Ali Long condemned for harsh restrictions on women, Saudi Arabia last year eased decades-old rules separating the sexes to allow women to enter sports stadiums for the first time with their families.

IOL , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Ronaldo secures Italian Super Cup glory for Juventus

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo’s second-half goal secured a record eighth Italian Super Cup victory for Juventus as they beat AC Milan 1-0 in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah on Wednesday.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Ronaldo seals Italian Super Cup for Juventus

Photo: REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser JEDDAH – Cristiano Ronaldo scored the only goal to hand Juventus their first trophy of the season with a 1-0 win over ten-man AC Milan in the Italian Super Cup on Wednesday in Saudi Arabia.

IOL , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Why Doha holds key to 48-team Qatar World Cup

Since June 2017, it has been politically and economically isolated in a rancorous diplomatic dispute with former allies, including Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Ronaldo secures Italian Super Cup glory for Juventus

Ronaldo’s second-half goal secured a record eighth Italian Super Cup victory for Juventus as they beat AC Milan 1-0 in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah on Wednesday.

EWN , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Women throng Saudi stadium for Italian Super Cup amid controversy

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Jan 17 – Chaperoned by men, thousands of women thronged a Saudi stadium Wednesday for the Italian Supercup final between Juventus and AC Milan, brushing off a controversy over entry restrictions.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 16, 2019