BREAKING NEWS!! 8 Persons Feared Killed During Africa Cup Of Nations Match

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At least eight people are reported to have been killed and dozens hurt in a crush outside an Africa Cup of Nations match in Cameroon.

Video footage showed football fans struggling to get access to the Paul Biya stadium in a neighbourhood of the capital Yaounde.

 

One child is among the dead, according to a health ministry report obtained by the AFP news agency.

 

Another report said a number of children had lost consciousness.

 

The stadium has a capacity of 60,000 but because of Covid restrictions it was not meant to be more than 80% full.

 

Match officials were quoted as saying that some 50,000 people were trying to attend


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