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    • Two French soldiers killed in North-Mali

      APA - Bamako (Mali) — Two French soldiers of the France-led operation Barkhane were killed on Wednesday in the Gao region of northern Mali, local sources told APA.

    • Ghana: 2017/2018 league to start March 3

      APA-Accra (Ghana) — The President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Mr. Kwasi Nyantakyi, has announced that plans were far advanced to start the suspended 2017/18 Ghana Premier League season on...

    • Botswana's death penalty: To abolish or not to abolish?

      APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s decision to execute a death row inmate, Joseph Tselayarona, on 17 February has reignited debate on capital punishment amid divergent views on the issue.


    25-Sep-2017 to 12:36

    Politics blamed for CAF decision to strip Kenya CHAN hosting rights

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The current fluid political situation in Kenya is to blame for the decision by the Confederation of African Football to strip Kenya rights to host next year’s African Nations Championship, a top government official said on Monday.

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    16-Sep-2017 to 13:42

    CAF CL: Mozambique's Ferroviario plot home win against Algerian giants

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican giants Ferroviario Da Beira will be chasing a win when they host Algeria's USM Alger in their CAF Champions League quarterfinal first leg on Saturday against USM of Algeria.

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    13-Sep-2017 to 09:30

    Ethiopia awards winning athletes at 2017 IAAF World Championships

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian athletics team that took part in the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London has been awarded on Tuesday.

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    10-Sep-2017 to 15:37

    Great S/Sudan Run money to be used to import food

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — Companies in South Sudan have been contracted to import food, using the money that was collected from the Great South Sudan Run, the spokesperson of the marathon’s organizing committee has announced.

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    10-Sep-2017 to 15:17

    Afrobasket Males: Nigeria, Senegal, Tunisia, Morocco reach last eight phase

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — After winning their two first matches, Nigeria, Morocco, Tunisia and Senegal have secured qualification for the last eight contest in the 29th edition of the Afrobasket for men, while Angola which lost its last game finds itself is in difficulty situation

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    10-Sep-2017 to 14:59

    500 athletes expected at 1st edition of Douala int’l marathon

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) — The first edition of the International Marathon of Douala (MID) on 29 October, 2017 will feature more than 500 athletes, organizers announced Saturday under the supervision of the Cameroonian Federation of Athletics (FECATHLETISM).

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    10-Sep-2017 to 11:28

    Ghana beats Gambia 1-0 in WAFU tourney opener

    APA-Cape Coast (Ghana) — A 98th minute penalty strike from Vincent Atinga of Ghana was enough to beat their Gambian counterparts 1-0 in the opening game of the West African Football Union (WAFU) tournament in Cape Coast on Saturday afternoon.

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