24-Mar-2020 to 18:17

eSwatini: Foreign soccer players go home for 2 months over Covid-19

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The Premier League of eSwatini (PLE) has allowed football teams to release foreign players and let them go to their respective home countries for a period of two months, follows the declaration of the Coronavirus pandemic as a state of emergency for the next two months.

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24-Mar-2020 to 15:52

Malawi: local, international sports events suspended over Covid-19

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi National Council of Sports (MNCS) has suspended all local and international activities due to coronavirus threats.

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18-Mar-2020 to 13:23

S/Africa: ‘Play football but behind closed doors’ – Minister

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s premier football league on Wednesday received blessings from Sports, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa to go ahead to play matches but on one condition – the playing must be held behind closed arenas due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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13-Mar-2020 to 19:39

Afcon qualifiers off due to coronavirus - CAF

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Confederation of African Football (CAF) said Friday the third and fourth round of qualifiers for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations are being indefinitely suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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12-Mar-2020 to 08:47

Kenyan athletes feel pinch of coronavirus

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenyan athletes are starting to feel the pinch of the global outbreak of the Covid-19 virus after Athletics Kenya on Thursday suspended all travel to international events.

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10-Mar-2020 to 12:37

COVID-19: Mozambique monitoring situation ahead of AFCON tie against Cameroon

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique is considering approaching the Confederation of African Football for the postponement of this month’s crunch 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Group F tie against Cameroon in the wake of the coronavirus threat in the Central African country, Health Minister Armindo Tiago has said.

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07-Mar-2020 to 12:51

The Rwandan female referee bossing the men’s game

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwanda Football Federation last year announced that Salma Mukansanga, its only female referee would take charge of the men’s U-23 Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019.

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