August 21

  • Kenya: Chepng'etich Edges Closer to YCG Glory

    Capital FM

    World Junior silver medallist Rosefline Chepng'etich, is in line for a tilt at the Youth Olympic Games title after cruising to Monday's 2000m women steeplechase final in Nanjing,... Read more »

  • Kenya: Kenyans Qualify

    The Star

    Jacqueline Chepkoech qualified for the semi-finals of the 3,000m as the Athletic programme of the ongoing Youth Olympics got underway in Nanjing, China yesterday. Read more »

  • Namibia: De Lange Impresses in Nanjing

    Namibian

    Namibia's junior athletes have put up some strong performances during the fourth day of competition at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) which are currently underway in Nanjing, China. Read more »



August 20

  • Nigeria: 'How AFN Landed CAA, Crap MOU Deal'

    Daily Independent

    Athletic Federation of Nigeria (AFN) says it signed the Confederation of Africa Athletics (CAA's) memorandum of understanding deal for the Centre for Regional Athletics Performance... Read more »

  • Namibia: Old Mutual Awards Victory Race Winners

    New Era

    Namibia's long distance runners Uveni-Nawa Kuugongelwa and Alina Armas scooped the honours at the Old Mutual Victory Race Series prize-giving ceremony in Windhoek yesterday. Read more »

  • Kenya: Yego Off Again

    The Star

    Commonwealth Games and Africa javelin champion Julius Yego return to the fray tomorrow at the Diamond League meeting in Stockholm. Read more »

  • Kenya: Patience Please

    The Star

    Athletics Kenya have called on athletes to be patient with their involvement in the country's 2017 World Youth bidding process. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Cross River Hosts NDDC/South-South Athletics Meet

    This Day

    The fourth edition of the Cross River State/NDDC/South-south All Comers Athletics Championships will begin tomorrow and last till Saturday, August 23 at the U.J Esuene Stadium in... Read more »



August 19



August 18

  • Gambia: Gambian Athletes Set Sight On Glory in Nanjing Youth Olympic Games

    The Point

    Gambian junior athletes Alieu Joof and Fanta Mbye, who last Wednesday left Banjul for Nanjing, China, to take part in the 2nd Youth Olympic Games to be held in Nanjing, has set... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Telecom Games - Etisalat in Football Final, Dominate Athletics

    Guardian

    DEFENDING champions, Etisalat Nigeria, reached the finals of the 2014 Nigeria Telecommunications Games with goals from Andrew Enebeli and David Ore, which saw off a spirited... Read more »

  • Nigeria: C'river Hosts NDDC/South South Athletic Meet

    Daily Independent

    The fourth edition of the Cross River state/NDDC/South South all comers athletics championships will hold from Thursday August 21 to Saturday August 23 at the U.J Esuene stadium in... Read more »

  • Namibia: Namibia Off to Promising Start in Nanjing

    Namibian

    Namibia's junior athletes achieved some promising results on the first competition day of the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) which are currently underway in Nanjing, China. Read more »

  • Kenya: Fit Again Makau Targets World Record

    Capital FM

    After being sidelined for eight months with a knee injury, former marathon world record holder Patrick Makau is back on his feet and has set his sights on recapturing his record. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Confederation of African Athletics Establishes Training Center in Nigeria

    Premium Times

    The Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Confederation of African Athletics, CAA, on behalf of IAAF, for the establishment of a... Read more »

  • Kenya: Kiplagat Rocks

    The Star

    FRESH from winning bronze medal in the 10,000min the recently concluded Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Florence Kiplagat extended her good run on the local scene after winning the... Read more »



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