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Dar boxers may skip Brazzaville tourney

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Dar boxers may skip Brazzaville tourney

- The national amateur boxing team’s participation in this year’s Africa Confederation Championships and East Africa Championships hangs in the balance. With the continental championships nearly two weeks away, the Boxing Federation of Tanzania (BFT) is yet to raise Sh46 million for the competition. Tanzania is among countries that have confirmed their participation in the championship opening on May 27 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

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Abeebikonde ge bakaaba ge bakomba: 'Tefufuna nsako, ne bakazi baffe bayagga'

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Abeebikonde ge bakaaba ge bakomba: 'Tefufuna nsako, ne bakazi baffe bayagga'

- Empaka zaakubeera Congo Brazzaville wakati wa May 27 ne June 4. Abakubi bano bali mu nkambi eya ttiimu y’eggwanga, ‘The Bombers’ e Lugogo, kyokka tebaweebwa wadde ensako. Baakamalayo emyezi ebiri ng’ogusembyeyo babadde basulirayo ddala. Kapiteeni wa ttiimu eno, Yusuf Babu y’omu ku bazannyi bano era ky’ataamanya nti mu bbanga lino mukyala we, Sylvia Uwayezu gwe yaleka n’olubuto, ajja kufuumuulwa mu nnyumba

Places: Uganda |  Congo | 

Ngumi Taifa yaita 20

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Ngumi Taifa yaita 20

- SHIRIKISHO la Ngumi Tanzania (BFT) limetangaza kikosi cha mabondia 20, watano kati yao wakiwa ni wawake kwa ajili ya kuunda timu ya taifa itakayojiandaa na michuano ya Afrika itakayofanyika kati ya Mei 25-Juni 4 nchini Congo Brazzaville. Katibu Mkuu wa BFT, Makore Mashaga alisema kuanzia leo Jumatatu wanaanza kuwaombea ruksa mabondia hao kwa waajiri wao ili kuweza kuingia kambini chini ya Kocha Mkuu kutoka Kenya, Mussa Benjamini Oyimbo

Places: Tanzania |  Congo | 

Bombers step up training at Lugogo

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Bombers step up training at Lugogo

- Coaches have intensified the Bombers training as a way of putting Uganda back to the map on the world boxing scene. The national side have entered that third week of training in preparation for the Africa Boxing Championships due in Congo Brazzaville later this month. One of the six coaches handling the team, Tony Sekabira of UPDF has said the athletes are responding well and sparring drills will be the order of the day

Places: Uganda |  Congo | 

Serengeti Boys coach eyes glory at Gabon tourney

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Serengeti Boys coach eyes glory at Gabon tourney

- Dar es Salaam. Soccer crazy Tanzanians can finally start walking tall. This is after Serengeti Boys secured a place in the two-week 2017 African Youth Championship (AYC) finals slated for Gabon from May 2. The national Under-17 team booked the berth thanks to Caf who ruled against Congo-Brazzaville following an appeal lodged by the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF). The Congolese fielded an overage player, Langa-Lesse Bercy, during the third round

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Places: Tanzania |  Congo |  Gabon |  Dar es Salaam |  Dar | 

Sadio Mane aiponza Senegal, Cameroon yatinga nusu fainali

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Sadio Mane aiponza Senegal, Cameroon yatinga nusu fainali

- Brazzaville, Gabon. Timu ya Taifa ya Cameroon ‘Simba Wasiofugika’ imetinga nusu fainali ya mashindano ya Afcon baada ya kuitoa timu ya Taifa ya Senegal ‘Simba wa Teranga’ kwa jumla ya mikwaju ya penalti 5-4. Cameroon imeungana na Burkina Fasso ambayo ilikuwa ya kwanza kutinga nusu fainali baada ya kuifunga Tunisia 2-0. Nyota anayeichezea Liverpool, Sadio Mane ndiye aliyeiponza Senegali kwani penalti yake aliyoipiga imepanguliwa vema na kipa wa Cameroon, Fabrice

Places: Senegal |  Tanzania |  Cameroon |  Congo | 

Serengeti Boys converge as hopes for 2017 finals soar

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Serengeti Boys converge as hopes for 2017 finals soar

- Dar es Salaam. The national Under-17 team, Serengeti Boys, will start a residential training camp on Sunday to hone their skills ahead of the 2017 African Youth Championship (AYC) slated for April. The Tanzanian boys were booted out of the championship by Congo-Brazzaville, but after lodging a complaint over age cheating, all indications now point to the latter’s disqualification. Caf had summoned a Congolese player, Langa-Lesse Bercy, suspected to have

Places: Tanzania |  Congo |  Dar es Salaam |  Dar | 

"Le Congo-Brazzaville est presque devenu une prison"

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"Le Congo-Brazzaville est presque devenu une prison"

- Ancien rédacteur de "La Rumeur", Guy-Milex Mbondzi a crée le journal "La voix du peuple" interdit de publication en 2014. Aujourd’hui directeur de "la Trompette". il a écrit pour Paris Match Afrique deux articles dont "La guerre du pool épuise le moral des troupes". . Que vous est-il arrivé à Brazzaville mardi 10 janvier ?Le matin, j’apprends l’arrestation d’André Okombi Salissa. Je passe des coups de fil à mes sources

Places: Congo |  France |  Île |  Paris | 

Guinea-Bissau plan more shocks at AFCON | Capital Sports

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Guinea-Bissau plan more shocks at AFCON | Capital Sports

- Debutants Guinea-Bissau achieved one of the most remarkable qualifications in the 60-year-old Africa Cup of Nations by reaching the 2017 finals, and are plotting more shocks. The Djurtus (wild dogs) topped a group, ahead of former champions Congo Brazzaville and Zambia and Kenya, that they were considered certainties to prop up. Like Botswana, Cape Verde and Niger earlier this decade, Guinea-Bissau mocked the form book with a star-less team to

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Places: Kenya |  Sub-Saharan |  Guinea-Bissau |  E. Africa |  Congo |  Bissau Region | 

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Dar boxers may skip Brazzaville tourney
Dar boxers may skip Brazzaville tourney The national amateur boxing team’s participation in this year’s Africa Confederation Championships and East Africa Championships hangs in the balance. With the continental championships nearly two weeks away, the Boxing Federation of Tanzania (BFT) is yet to raise Sh46 million for the competition. Tanzania is among countries that have confirmed their participation in the championship opening on May 27 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo   Read More ...
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Places: Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Tanzania |  C Africa |  Congo | 
Abeebikonde ge bakaaba ge bakomba: 'Tefufuna nsako, ne bakazi baffe bayagga'
Abeebikonde ge bakaaba ge bakomba: 'Tefufuna nsako, ne bakazi baffe bayagga' Empaka zaakubeera Congo Brazzaville wakati wa May 27 ne June 4. Abakubi bano bali mu nkambi eya ttiimu y’eggwanga, ‘The Bombers’ e Lugogo, kyokka tebaweebwa wadde ensako. Baakamalayo emyezi ebiri ng’ogusembyeyo babadde basulirayo ddala. Kapiteeni wa ttiimu eno, Yusuf Babu y’omu ku bazannyi bano era ky’ataamanya nti mu bbanga lino mukyala we, Sylvia Uwayezu gwe yaleka n’olubuto, ajja kufuumuulwa mu nnyumba   Read More ...
Places: Uganda |  Congo | 
Ngumi Taifa yaita 20
Ngumi Taifa yaita 20 SHIRIKISHO la Ngumi Tanzania (BFT) limetangaza kikosi cha mabondia 20, watano kati yao wakiwa ni wawake kwa ajili ya kuunda timu ya taifa itakayojiandaa na michuano ya Afrika itakayofanyika kati ya Mei 25-Juni 4 nchini Congo Brazzaville. Katibu Mkuu wa BFT, Makore Mashaga alisema kuanzia leo Jumatatu wanaanza kuwaombea ruksa mabondia hao kwa waajiri wao ili kuweza kuingia kambini chini ya Kocha Mkuu kutoka Kenya, Mussa Benjamini Oyimbo   Read More ...
Places: Tanzania |  Congo | 
Kenya to send youthful boxers to World Championship qualifiers
Kenya to send youthful boxers to World Championship qualifiers Boxing Association of Kenya (BAK) has opted to send a youthful team to World Championships qualifiers set for Congo Brazzaville later this month. BAK president John Kameta on Friday said Kenya will aim to send as many boxers as possible to the World Championships set for Germany later in the year but the association will seek to give exposure to as many young pugilists as possible to give Kenya a realistic chance of sending as many boxers to 2020 Olympic qualifiers to be held next year   Read More ...
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Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Congo | 
Bombers step up training at Lugogo
Bombers step up training at Lugogo Coaches have intensified the Bombers training as a way of putting Uganda back to the map on the world boxing scene. The national side have entered that third week of training in preparation for the Africa Boxing Championships due in Congo Brazzaville later this month. One of the six coaches handling the team, Tony Sekabira of UPDF has said the athletes are responding well and sparring drills will be the order of the day   Read More ...
Places: Uganda |  Congo | 
Four coaches face date of destiny
Four coaches face date of destiny Four coaches of contrasting demeanours and philosophies, not to mention backgrounds and appearances, face a date with destiny this weekend when the Azam Federation Cup rolls into the semi-finals. At the National Stadium tomorrow, a man who guided Congo Brazzaville’s AC Leopards to the CAF Confederation Cup triumph in 2012, meets a middle-aged man who began his managerial career in Morocco with Raja Casablanca, as Simba take on Azam FC   Read More ...
Places: Tanzania |  Congo | 
2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying draw
2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying draw JOHANNESBURG. Group A. Senegal, Equatorial Guinea, Sudan, Madagascar. Group B. Cameroon, Morocco, Malawi, Comoros. Group C. Mali, Gabon, Burundi, South Sudan. Group D. Algeria, Togo, Benin, Gambia. Group E. Nigeria, South Africa, Libya, Seychelles. Group F. Ghana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sierra Leone. Group G. Democratic Republic of Congo, Congo Brazzaville, Zimbabwe, Liberia. Group H. Ivory Coast, Guinea, Central African Republic, Rwanda. Group I   Read More ...
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Tags: Association football |  Tournaments |  Africa |  AFCON | 
Places: Kenya |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Congo |  Johannesburg |  Joburg | 
Security forces in Congo Republic kill rebel fighters
BRAZZAVILLE (Reuters) - Security forces in Congo Republic have killed around 15 rebel fighters during a military operation in the central African oil producer's restive Pool region, authorities said. The area - a stronghold of the rebel leader Frederic Bintsamou, better known as Pastor Ntumi - has been the scene of regular operations by the police, gendarmes and army for nearly a year   Read More ...
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Places: Congo |  Malaysia | 
Security forces in Congo Republic kill rebel fighters
Security forces in Congo Republic have killed around 15 rebel fighters during a military operation in the central African oil producer's restive Pool region, authorities said. The area - a stronghold of the rebel leader Frederic Bintsamou, better known as Pastor Ntumi - has been the scene of regular operations by the police, gendarmes and army for nearly a year. In a statement released late on Friday, the security forces said they had targeted a group operating around the village of Renéville which they believed was headed by Pastor Ntumi's military chief of staff, Daniel Bayidikila Malonga   Read More ...
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Places: Congo |  India | 
Afrobasket calling amid preparation blemishes
Afrobasket calling amid preparation blemishes KAMPALA. Last December, City Oilers were in Cairo, Egypt for the Africa Club Championship finishing ninth out of 10 teams. Six of those Oilers are back in the North Africa this week with the national basketball team. The circumstances are so different. While Oilers travelled with the near-perfect buildup, the national team, both men and women, have only got there on a threadbare budget. However, when the Fiba Africa Zone V Nations Championships, that also doubles as qualifiers for the 2017 Afrobasket later this year in Congo Brazzaville, tips off today, all the inadequacies will be forgotten   Read More ...
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Tags: Basketball | 
Places: Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Uganda |  Congo |  Egypt |  Central |  Buganda |  Kampala |  Kampala | 
Sebastien Migne appointed Congo coach
Sebastien Migne appointed Congo coach Frenchman Sebastien Migne has replaced compatriot Pierre Lechantre as coach of Congo Brazzaville. Migne, 44, has previously worked as Claude LeRoy's assistant at both Congo and Togo. It is a swift return to the 1972 African champions for Migne, who worked as LeRoy's assistant with the Red Devils until November 2015. Congo had been without a permanent coach since Lechantre was sacked in November 2016. Migne, who worked as Togo assistant coach during the 2017 African Cup of Nations, was on a four-man short-list which included Patrice Neveu, John Toshack and Paul Put, according to sports minister Léon-Alfred Opimbat   Read More ...
Places: Africa |  Congo |  United Kingdom | 
Kigali seeks extradition treaty with Brazzaville
Rwanda is taking steps to ratify an extradition treaty with Congo-Brazzaville where some 13 suspected genocide fugitives are residing. The EastAfrican has learned that the Rwandan parliament will in the coming weeks ratify the treaty to make it possible to extradite the 13 suspects to face trial for crimes committed during the genocide against the Tutsi in 1994. The House of Deputies has begun debate on a draft extradition treaty.   Read More ...
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Separatists claim to have killed Angolan soldiers
Separatists claim to have killed Angolan soldiers Luanda - Separatists in an exclave on Africa's west coast ruled by Angola on Wednesday claimed to have killed several Angolan troops in a flare-up of a long-running territorial dispute. The fighters are seeking independence for the oil-rich territory known as Cabinda which is sandwiched between the Democratic Republic of Congo and Congo-Brazzaville, with the Atlantic ocean to the west. It is not linked to mainland Angola. "Nine soldiers of   Read More ...
Places: Africa |  Angola |  Congo |  South Africa | 
Serengeti Boys coach eyes glory at Gabon tourney
Serengeti Boys coach eyes glory at Gabon tourney Dar es Salaam. Soccer crazy Tanzanians can finally start walking tall. This is after Serengeti Boys secured a place in the two-week 2017 African Youth Championship (AYC) finals slated for Gabon from May 2. The national Under-17 team booked the berth thanks to Caf who ruled against Congo-Brazzaville following an appeal lodged by the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF). The Congolese fielded an overage player, Langa-Lesse Bercy, during the third round   Read More ...
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Places: Tanzania |  Congo |  Gabon |  Dar es Salaam |  Dar | 
Sadio Mane aiponza Senegal, Cameroon yatinga nusu fainali
Sadio Mane aiponza Senegal, Cameroon yatinga nusu fainali Brazzaville, Gabon. Timu ya Taifa ya Cameroon ‘Simba Wasiofugika’ imetinga nusu fainali ya mashindano ya Afcon baada ya kuitoa timu ya Taifa ya Senegal ‘Simba wa Teranga’ kwa jumla ya mikwaju ya penalti 5-4. Cameroon imeungana na Burkina Fasso ambayo ilikuwa ya kwanza kutinga nusu fainali baada ya kuifunga Tunisia 2-0. Nyota anayeichezea Liverpool, Sadio Mane ndiye aliyeiponza Senegali kwani penalti yake aliyoipiga imepanguliwa vema na kipa wa Cameroon, Fabrice   Read More ...
Places: Senegal |  Tanzania |  Cameroon |  Congo | 
Serengeti Boys converge as hopes for 2017 finals soar
Serengeti Boys converge as hopes for 2017 finals soar Dar es Salaam. The national Under-17 team, Serengeti Boys, will start a residential training camp on Sunday to hone their skills ahead of the 2017 African Youth Championship (AYC) slated for April. The Tanzanian boys were booted out of the championship by Congo-Brazzaville, but after lodging a complaint over age cheating, all indications now point to the latter’s disqualification. Caf had summoned a Congolese player, Langa-Lesse Bercy, suspected to have   Read More ...
Places: Tanzania |  Congo |  Dar es Salaam |  Dar | 
Out Obama, in Trump, bracing for the unknown
Out Obama, in Trump, bracing for the unknown Congo-Brazzaville’s president Denis Sassou Nguesso ranks tenth on the list of Africa’s longest serving presidents with 19 years, excluding the years from 1979 to 1992 when he first reigned under a single-party regime, and was last year in March re-elected for another seven years in office. On December 26, last year, the African strongman left Brazzaville, for Miami, Florida on official business including reportedly a meeting with the US president   Read More ...
Places: Uganda |  Congo |  United States | 
Liberia Draws Two Congos and Zimbabwe in Afcon 2019 Qualifiers
Monrovia - Liberia was drawn in Group G along with DR Congo, Congo-Brazzaville and Zimbabwe in the draw for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers, which took place in Libreville, Gabon. According to the FIFA world rankings released on January 12, DR Congo are six in Africa and 49 in the world while Congo are 17 in Africa and 79 in the world. Liberia are 28 in Africa   Read More ...
Places: Liberia |  Zimbabwe |  Congo |  Gabon |  Montserrado |  Greater Monrovia |  Monrovia | 
"Le Congo-Brazzaville est presque devenu une prison"
"Le Congo-Brazzaville est presque devenu une prison" Ancien rédacteur de "La Rumeur", Guy-Milex Mbondzi a crée le journal "La voix du peuple" interdit de publication en 2014. Aujourd’hui directeur de "la Trompette". il a écrit pour Paris Match Afrique deux articles dont "La guerre du pool épuise le moral des troupes". . Que vous est-il arrivé à Brazzaville mardi 10 janvier ?Le matin, j’apprends l’arrestation d’André Okombi Salissa. Je passe des coups de fil à mes sources   Read More ...
Places: Congo |  France |  Île |  Paris | 
Ex-Congo Republic Opposition Leader Arrested after Months in Hiding
Ex-Congo Republic Opposition Leader Arrested after Months in Hiding BRAZZAVILLE — A former opposition leader in Republic of Congo was arrested Tuesday for arms possession after months in hiding, police said. Okombi Salissa, who lost last year's election to President Denis Sassou Nguesso, but accused the longtime leader of rigging the poll, had an arrest warrant out against him since December for holding weapons. "This arrest was made without violence. It is part of an investigation against [Salissa], concerning   Read More ...
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Brazzaville : qui est André Okombi Salissa, l’opposant arrêté après des mois de clandestinité ?
Brazzaville : qui est André Okombi Salissa, l’opposant arrêté après des mois de clandestinité ? André Okombi Salissa, ici lors d’une conférence sur le transport aérien à Tunis en 2006. Crédits : FETHI BELAID / AFP L’opposant congolais André Okombi Salissa a été arrêté mardi 10 janvier à l’aube, en périphérie nord de Brazzaville. Candidat à l’élection de mars 2016, il vivait depuis environ six mois dans la clandestinité. Il est accusé par les autorités de détention d’armes de guerre et d’atteinte à la sécurité   Read More ...
Places: Congo |  France |  Hauts-de-France |  Nord | 
Guinea-Bissau plan more shocks at AFCON | Capital Sports
Guinea-Bissau plan more shocks at AFCON | Capital Sports Debutants Guinea-Bissau achieved one of the most remarkable qualifications in the 60-year-old Africa Cup of Nations by reaching the 2017 finals, and are plotting more shocks. The Djurtus (wild dogs) topped a group, ahead of former champions Congo Brazzaville and Zambia and Kenya, that they were considered certainties to prop up. Like Botswana, Cape Verde and Niger earlier this decade, Guinea-Bissau mocked the form book with a star-less team to   Read More ...
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Places: Kenya |  Sub-Saharan |  Guinea-Bissau |  E. Africa |  Congo |  Bissau Region | 
Guinea-Bissau plan more shocks at AFCON
Guinea-Bissau plan more shocks at AFCON Debutants Guinea-Bissau achieved one of the most remarkable qualifications in the 60-year-old Africa Cup of Nations by reaching the 2017 finals, and are plotting more shocks. The Djurtus (wild dogs) topped a group, ahead of former champions Congo Brazzaville and Zambia and Kenya, that they were considered certainties to prop up. Like Botswana, Cape Verde and Niger earlier this decade, Guinea-Bissau mocked the form book with a star-less team to   Read More ...
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Tags: Football |  Tournaments |  Africa |  AFCON | 
Places: Kenya |  Sub-Saharan |  Guinea-Bissau |  E. Africa |  Congo |  Bissau Region | 
Guinea-Bissau 'wild dogs' of football plan more shocks
Guinea-Bissau 'wild dogs' of football plan more shocks Debutants Guinea-Bissau achieved one of the most remarkable qualifications in the 60-year-old Africa Cup of Nations by reaching the 2017 finals, and are plotting more shocks. The Djurtus (wild dogs) topped a group, ahead of former champions Congo Brazzaville and Zambia and Kenya, that they were considered certainties to prop up. Like Botswana, Cape Verde and Niger earlier this decade, Guinea-Bissau mocked the form book with a star-less team to   Read More ...
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Places: Guinea-Bissau |  Congo |  United States |  Bissau Region | 
Congo name new coach
Congo have named Barthelemy Ngatsono to take charge of their national team for next month’s friendly against Senegal but it is not clear whether his is a permanent appointment. Ngatsono was named by the Congo Football Federation (Fecofoot) on Monday as coach for the January 8 friendly against Senegal in Brazzaville. Senegal are camping in the Congo capital to prepare for the African Nations Cup finals in Gabon, which starts   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  W Africa |  Senegal |  C Africa |  Congo |  Gabon | 
Two warm up games for Senegal
Two warm up games for Senegal Senegal will be playing two warm-up friendlies for the African Nations Cup finals in the Congo, where they are setting up their preparatory camp before going onto Gabon. The first match will be against Libya on January 8 at the Stade Kinkele in Brazzaville and then against their hosts at the same venue three days later, officials said. Senegal, who have yet to name their squad for the tournament, will   Read More ...
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Tags: Football | 
Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  W Africa |  Senegal |  C Africa |  Congo |  Gabon |  N Africa |  Maghreb |  Libya | 
Miya fires Uganda to Group E summit
Miya fires Uganda to Group E summit Farouk Miya's first-half goal earned Uganda a 1-0 win over Congo-Brazzaville in a 2018 Fifa World Cup (Caf) qualifier on Saturday afternoon. The win propels the Cranes to the top of the Group E log standings, while the Red Devils remain at the foot of the table following the game which was played at the Mandela National Stadium in Kampala. The home side were dealt a blow just eight   Read More ...
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Tags: Football |  Tournaments |  World |  FIFA World Cup | 
Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Uganda |  C Africa |  Congo | 
Congo out to stun Egypt in Brazzaville
Congo out to stun Egypt in Brazzaville Congo-Brazzaville will be hoping to cause a major upset when they take on Egypt in a 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier when they host Egypt on Sunday. The group E encounter is scheduled to take place at the Stade Municipal de Kintele in the city of Brazzaville. Kick-off is at 4:30pm. The Red Devils of Congo are hoping to make history by winning their group and qualifying for the   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  C Africa |  Congo |  N Africa |  Egypt | 
Journeyman Le Roy quits Congo
Journeyman Le Roy quits Congo French coach Claude Le Roy has quit his job as coach of Republic of Congo after leading them into the third phase of the Africa zone 2018 World Cup qualifiers, he told AFP on Tuesday.   Read More ...
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Tags: Football | 
Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  C Africa |  Congo |  Europe |  S. Europe |  Iberia |  France | 
Le Roy bullish after Congo win
Le Roy bullish after Congo win Congo coach Claude Le Roy was satisfied with his team’s thrilling 4-3 win over Ethiopia in Addis Ababa in the first leg of their 2018 World Cup second round qualifier.   Read More ...
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Tags: Football | 
Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  HOA |  Ethiopia |  C Africa |  Congo | 
Congo upset Ethiopia in thriller
Congo upset Ethiopia in thriller Congo Brazaville produced a virtuoso performance beating hosts Ethiopia Walia Ibex at home 4-3 in a high scoring 2018 World Cup qualifier played at the National Stadium on Saturday afternoon.   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  HOA |  Ethiopia |  C Africa |  Congo | 
The show goes on - Pauw
Banyana Banyana coach Vera Pauw says it is unfortunate that Egypt had withdrawn from the All Africa Games which will take place in Congo, Brazzaville, from 3 – 18 September.   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  C Africa |  Congo |  N Africa |  Egypt | 
Pauw names All Africa Games squad
Banyana Banyana head coach Vera Pauw has announced a squad of 22 players for the upcoming 2015 All Africa Games which will take place in Brazzaville, Congo from 3 – 18 September.   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  C Africa |  Congo | 
Pirates, Zamalek advance in Confed
A 2-0 victory for Orlando Pirates over AC Leopards of Congo Brazzaville took the South African club and Zamalek of Egypt into the CAF Confederation Cup semifinals this weekend.   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  C Africa |  Congo |  S Africa |  South Africa |  N Africa |  Egypt | 
Bucs through to Confed Cup semis
Orlando Pirates booked a place in the semifinals of the Confederation Cup with a 2-0 win over Congo’s AC Leopards at Orlando Stadium on Saturday evening.   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  C Africa |  Congo | 
Pirates look to secure semis berth
Orlando Pirates will look to secure a place in the semifinals of the CAF Confederation Cup when they host Congo’s AC Leopards on Saturday.   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  C Africa |  Congo | 
Bucs move kick-off time of Caf clash
Orlando Pirates have shifted the kick off time of their African Confederation Cup group game against AC Leopards of the Congo to a 6pm kick off on Saturday at the Orlando Stadium.   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  C Africa |  Congo | 
‘Dream team not after money’
Nigeria’s U23 team head coach, Samson Siasia says his players were not distracted by financial promises made to them prior to their 2016 Olympics clash against Congo.   Read More ...
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Places: Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  W Africa |  Nigeria |  C Africa |  Congo | 
Siasia calls Dream Team wasteful
Nigeria’s Under-23 team head coach Samson Siasia has admitted that his side were wasteful against their counterparts from Congo Brazzaville.   Read More ...
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Leopards hold Sfaxien in Confed Cup
Congo’s AC Leopards held CS Sfaxien of Tunisia to a 1-1 draw at the Taieb Mhiri Stadium on Friday night in their Caf Confederation Cup Group B clash.   Read More ...
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