Hundreds of homes have also been burnt, forcing the president to declare a state of emergency.
Nigeria will play a friendly against Poland in March as both nations prepare for the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia.
The disgraced athlete, who was jailed after shooting dead his girlfriend, sustained minor injuries.
Players, team-mates and coaches praise Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah on winning the 2017 BBC African Footballer of the Year award.
Marine archaeologists in Senegal are diving on the wrecks of ships used in the transatlantic slave trade.
BBC African Footballer of the Year 2017, Mohamed Salah, receives his prize from Jurgen Klopp.
Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah continues his great start to life at Anfield by receiving the BBC African Footballer of the Year award.
Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2017.
Hosts Kenya beat Tanzania 1-0 to ensure they grab a place in the semi-finals of the east and central African regional championship the Cecafa Senior Challenge.
Swansea City head coach Paul Clement welcomes a “fitter and sharper” Wilfried Bony after two goals in two games.