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The English Premier League kicks off on BBC Africa August 8

Man UnitedFrom Saturday 8 August, football fans in Africa can follow the exciting live action of the new season of the Barclays Premier League in four languages. BBC Africa will bring commentary from matches of the world-famous league to football fans across the continent - in French, Hausa, Somali and Swahili.

Broadcasts are available on BBC FM stations and partner radio networks. The programmes provide live match commentary and also interaction with pundits and fans across the continent via satellite links, telephone, SMS and social-media channels.

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Airtel 2015 Golf Sponsorship Returns with a Bang in Malawi

Airtel MalawiThe year 2015 is midway through and leading mobile telecommunications operator, Airtel Malawi, is back with a massive bang on the golf course with a mega MK6 million sponsorship in the sport of golf.

The first episode of the five tourneys on the menu of Airtel this year is taking place at the Limbe Country Club in Blantyre on Saturday this weekend.

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Statement by FIFA President Blatter on the investigations by the US and Swiss authorities

FIFAThis is a difficult time for football, the fans and for FIFA as an organisation. We understand the disappointment that many have expressed and I know that the events of today will impact the way in which many people view us.

As unfortunate as these events are, it should be clear that we welcome the actions and the investigations by the US and Swiss authorities and believe that it will help to reinforce measures that FIFA has already taken to root out any wrongdoing in football.

Breaking Now: Serena Williams wins the French Open Final score 6-3, 6-7, 6-2

Serena WilliamsSerena Williams looked like she was strolling to victory. Then ambling to defeat. Then rushing to defeat. She was broken (in two senses of the word) at 0-2 down in the final set but then won the next six. Like Djokovic, she simply found another gear her opponent couldn’t match when it mattered. The greatest women’s player ever, she puts up a very, very good case.

Malawi's Boxer Isaac Chilemba dominates undefeated prospect Vasily Lepikhin

Isaac ChilembaVeteran out-fighter Isaac Chilemba had an easy night on his hands, skillfully outboxing the undefeated Vasily Lepikhin over 10 rounds.

Fans who were anticipating Isaac Chilemba vs Artur Beterbiev were almost certainly disappointed in the man who replaced Beterbiev, undefeated Russian prospect Vasily Lepikhin. Lepikhin (17-1, 9 KO) looked to be a stiff challenge in the first round, moving forward behind heavy punches and taking the round on two judges' scorecards. After that, however, the fight became a thoroughly one-sided affair. @2009 - 2014 The Maravi Post an Eltas EnterPrises INC Publishing Company
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