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15-Jan-2019 to 14:58

Kenya: High level IAAF delegation visit ahead of world championships

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Preparations for next year's IAAF World Under-20 Championships move a gear up this week with the arrival in Nairobi of a high-level delegation from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) for a site visit.

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14-Jan-2019 to 13:13

Ramaphosa mourns soccer legend Masinga

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa, the sporting fraternity and football in particular “is poorer after the passing of soccer legend Philemon ‘Chippa Phil’ Masinga, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday.

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13-Jan-2019 to 14:07

S/Africa, world football mourn legend Masinga’s passing

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa and the football world is mourning the passing of legendary Bafana Bafana striker, Phil "Chippa" Masinga, on Sunday.

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08-Jan-2019 to 16:58

Egypt promises ‘flawless’ AfCON 2019

APA – Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — Egyptian football chiefs who showed up at a CAF executive meeting in Dakar, Senegal have vowed to organize a ‘flawless’ Africa Cup of Nations after securing the right to host the tournament later this year.

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08-Jan-2019 to 13:19

Egypt to host 2019 AfCON - Official

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Oumar Dembélé — The organization of the 32nd edition of the 2019 African Cup of Nations (CAN) has been entrusted to Egypt, the president of the Confederation of African Football, Ahmad Ahmad, announced Tuesday in Dakar.

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07-Jan-2019 to 17:32

CAF, FIFA chiefs visit Lome, Wednesday

APA-Lome (Togo) By Nephthali Messanh Ledy — The heads of world football’s governing body, Gianni Infantino and Ahmad Ahmad, the Confederation of African Football (CAF), will visit Togo on Wednesday, the Togolese Football Federation (FTF) has announced.

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07-Jan-2019 to 14:11

Guinea switches to hosting 2025 AfCON

APA-Conakry (Guinea) By Sadjo Diallo — Guinea has relinquished its right to host the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AfCON) in exchange for organizing the tournament in 2025, according to the head of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).

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