Now African Sprinters Star on World Stage

Updated: Sat 17 Aug, 10:18 am 2013

East Africa is renowned for its long-distance runners, but Murielle Ahouré of Cote d'Ivoire and Nigeria's Blessing Okagbare have now taken medals at the 100- and 200-metre races at the World … read more »

Kenyan Women Dominate Long Distance Races

Updated: Thu 31 Jul, 05:58 am

The country has claimed a clean sweep of medals in the women's 3,000 metres steeplechase and the 10,000 metres winning gold, silver and bronze in both races. read more »

Nigerian Athlete to Compete in Jamaica

Updated: Tue 29 Apr, 03:39 am

Africa's sprint queen, Blessing Okagbare, is set to compete in Kingston at the Jamaica International Invitational, an IAAF World Challenge Meet. read more »