International Master Femi Balogun of Nigeria wins the second paid Africa Chess Blitz tournament on Lichess

International Master Femi Balogun of Nigeria won the second paid Africa Chess blitz tournament on Lichess in September 2017. Many

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Announcing the first #AfricaChess Online blitz event on LiChess with a monetary prize

On Saturday, 26 August 2017, the Africa Chess group will be hosting an online blitz tournament on LiChess with a

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Chess Interview With Kenya’s Mehul Gohil

Africa Chess interviewed one of Kenya’s top chess players Mehul Gohil. This interview is a must read.  Who is Mehul

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South Africa Celebrates First Chess Grand Master

It’s taken many high-pressure, strategic moves for Kenny Solomon to leave his home in Mitchells Plain, travel the international chess

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Glen Norah Knight Chess Academy (GNKCA) holds its first scholars open

Against all odds John Chibvuri in Zimbabwe is developing junior talent in the township.  With very meagre resources he recently

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Costs of chess equipment are slashed in Africa

The Kasparov Chess Foundation Africa has been working hard over the last few months to source cheap chess boards, sets and clocks for the African

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