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13-Feb-2019 to 18:57

FIFA opens office in Addis Ababa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — FIFA President Gianni Infantino officially opened FIFA’s third African regional development office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Tuesady after he attended the AU summit in Addis Ababa.

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08-Feb-2019 to 16:19

Int'l athletics body suspends Kenyan runner Chepchirchir

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) on Friday announced it has provisionally suspended Kenya’s long-distance runner Sarah Chepchirchir with immediate effect for violation of the International Association of Athletics Federations(IAAF) doping rules.

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06-Feb-2019 to 18:56

Germany throws lifeline to ailing Botswana football

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Football Association (BFA) announced Wednesday that the German and Botswana governments have signed a memorandum of understanding geared toward improving the quality of the game in the southern African nation.

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05-Feb-2019 to 21:43

South African side to sign Rwandan keeper Kwizera

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — South African Premier Soccer League club, Bloemfontein Celtic are set to sign Rwandan goalkeeper, Olivier Kwizera.

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04-Feb-2019 to 12:30

Akufo-Addo pays tribute to Ghana boxing champ

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Boxing fans in Ghana including President Nana Akufo-Addo have hailed their compatriot Richard Commey as the new world IBF lightweight champion.

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03-Feb-2019 to 10:27

Cycling: Team Rwanda departs for Cameroon Tour de l’Espoir

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — A contingent of six riders has left Kigali International Airport over the weekend for Cameroon where the Rwandan national cycling team is set to compete in this year’s Tour de l’Espoir.

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01-Feb-2019 to 16:11

Football: Senegal coach gets contract extension

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — The contract of Senegal’s national football coach Aliou Cisse, has been extended by 30 months, the country’s FA confirmed.

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