October 01

  • Nigeria: Pinnick Succeeds Maigari as New NFF President

    This Day

    After two ballots, Delta FA Chairman, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, yesterday emerged the 39th president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), defeating his closest rival, Dominic... Read more »

  • Cameroon: Chantal Biya Cycling Tour Preparations Intensify

    Cameroon Tribune

    The race circuit has been published as cyclists continue bracing up for the competition. Read more »

  • Rwanda: Huye Rally Set for October 4

    New Times

    THE THIRD ROUND of the National Rally Championship, Huye Rally 2014, is set for October 4-5 in Huye District, Southern Province. Read more »

  • Gambia: Hayatou Congratulates New Gambia Football Boss

    Daily Observer

    The president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Issa Hayatou has written to the president of the Gambia Football Federation, Lamin Kaba Bajo, congratulating him on... Read more »

  • Gambia: GFF President Urges Bakau to Remain Violence-Free

    Daily Observer

    The president of the Gambia Football Federation (GFF), Lamin Kaba Bajo has urged the youth of Bakau to maintain a violence-free zone. Bajo made this remark in an interview with... Read more »

  • Angola: Faya Gets Olympic Scholarship Support


    The Angolan judoka Maria de Fátima "Faya" benefited on Tuesday from an amount of 10 million kwanza to fund a two-year Olympic scholarship with a view to her participation in... Read more »

  • South Africa: African Coaches Gather to Analyse 2014 Fifa World Cup


    Head Coaches and the Technical Directors of National Associations affiliated to CAF have gathered in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, for the FIFA/CAF Conference for National Coaches... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Kaindu Forced Out, Zisca Cry Foul

    The Herald

    HIGHLANDERS coach Kelvin Kaindu was forced out of the club yesterday, just two days after a demoralising home defeat at the hands of ZPC Kariba torched violent disturbances in... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: World Cup Is Here

    The Herald

    WITH the war cries of traditional Ndebele warriors providing a riveting soundtrack at the Victoria Falls International Airport, the ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy arrived here... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Mbada Commits to Football

    The Herald

    Mbada Diamonds have reaffirmed their commitment to domestic football by insisting that the Mbada Diamonds Cup will continue to be on the radar of the domestic top-flight football... Read more »

  • Gambia: 'Expectations High On GFF After Lifting of Gambia's Ban'

    The Point

    Honourable Alagie Sillah, former chairman of the Gambia Football Federation Normalisation Committee, has said that expectations would be very high on the new GFF Executive,... Read more »

  • Gambia: CAF Lifts Gambia's Ban

    The Point

    The two-year ban on participation in all continental football, imposed on The Gambia by the Confederation of African Football, CAF, has been lifted. Read more »

  • Gambia: DSF Hold Six-Nation Football League Awards Ceremony

    Daily Observer

    The Discovery Sports Foundation [DSF] on Saturday held its first ever six-nation football league award ceremony at the Tallinding Buffer Zone. The ceremony was graced by important... Read more »

  • Kenya: Lions Roar Past Equity Bank to Close in On KBF Play-Offs

    The Star

    LIONS roared past Equity Bank 82-67 in a Premier League duel at Nyayo Stadium gymnasium to improve their placing for the Play-offs. Read more »

  • Angola: Angola Lose to USA At Fiba World Cup


    The Angolan national senior women's basketball team lost on Tuesday to USA by 44-119 in Istanbul, Turkey, in the group D's third round of the 7th edition of the FIBA world cup at... Read more »

  • Angola: Basketball Women Team Coach Considers Quitting


    Angola's basketball senior women team coach, Aníbal Moreira, Tuesday in Istanbul (Turkey), admitted quitting the ladies and join the men. Read more »

  • Kenya: K'ogalo Focused

    The Star

    Gor Mahia custodian Jerim Onyango believes the Kenya Premier League champions should devise ways of breaking down teams that are determined to play a defensive game against them. Read more »

  • Gambia: Lamin Sports Committee Quashes 'Match Fixing' Allegation

    Daily Observer

    The president of the Lamin Sports Committee, Momodou Faal has in the strongest possible terms quashed allegations that his committee is involved in 'match fixing' practices. Read more »

  • Gambia: Issa Hayatou Assures Bajo of CAF Support

    The Point

    CAF President Issa Hayatou has assured new Gambia Football Federation President Lamin Kaba Bajo of the support of the Confederation of African Football in order to ensure he... Read more »

  • Kenya: KPBC Holds Consultative Stakeholders Forum to Chart Way Forward

    The Star

    The Kenya Professional Boxing Commission yesterday held a Stakeholders' Forum aimed at receiving views on how the association can effectively run the sport going forward. Read more »

  • Gambia: Welcome News

    The Point

    Information that the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has lifted the 2-year ban slapped on our country's national teams and clubs from participating in international... Read more »

  • Africa: CAF Confirms 'Exceptional' Lifting of Gambia's Ban

    Daily Observer

    The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed it has "exceptionally" decided to lift the two-year universal suspension it imposed on Gambia football, which decision was... Read more »

  • Gambia: Kaira Kunda to Entertain Bonto in Sunday's Kuloro Nawetaan Final

    Daily Observer

    Kaira Kunda Football Club will entertain Bonto in the finals of the Kuluro Nawetaan competition following respective semifinal wins over Qcell and Newtown football clubs last... Read more »

  • Gambia: Kaba Bajo Formally Takes Over As GFF President

    Daily Observer

    Lamin Kaba Bajo has formally taken over as the president of the Gambia Football Federation after the Normalisation Committee officially hands over to the new executive committee in... Read more »

  • Gambia: Tigers Player Suspended for Season, Team Fined

    Daily Observer

    The Manjai Kunda Sports Committee has suspended Siray Wadda of Tigers Football Club for the rest of the 2014 Nawetaan season for "unsporting behaviour" after he attacked match... Read more »

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