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  • Nigeria: President Jonathan urges Falcons to beat Cameroon in AWC finals
    24 october 2014 11:22:51
    Abuja, Nigeria (PANA) – President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday asked the Nigerian national women national team, the Falcons, to continue to solidify their dominance of African women football by beating Cameroon in Saturday’s final of the 2014 African Women Football championship in Windhoek, Namibia. Full text...

  • Rwanda: Rayon Sports strengthens lead in football league
    22 october 2014 21:50:39
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) – Rayon Sports has taken an early lead in the Rwandan first division football championship by winning both matches after day 2 of the competition. Full text...

  • Gambia: Govt. reopens Gambia's Olympic Committee office
    22 october 2014 15:00:02
    Banjul, Gambia (PANA) - The Gambian government has reopened the offices of the Gambian National Olympic Committee (GNOC), after seven months of closure, Momodou Dibba, president of the GNOC, confirmed to PANA here Wednesday Full text...

  • 2014 AWC: All set for semi-finals
    21 october 2014 16:37:31
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - Here are the semi-final fixtures at the ongoing 9th African Women Championship in Namibia. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON: Ghana yet to decide on 2015 AFCON hosting - President Mahama
    21 october 2014 08:10:20
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama says the government has not taken any decision yet to host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Full text...

  • Nigeria: Football federation negotiates with firm to pay foreign coach
    21 october 2014 07:17:12
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is negotiating with a company to pay the salary of a foreign coach who is to be hired at the conclusion of the ongoing 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Lagos to host Glo-CAF awards for third time
    20 october 2014 10:46:29
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - The 2014 Glo-CAF Awards will take place 8 Jan. 2015 in Nigeria's commercial city of Lagos, marking the third time that Africa's largest city will host the glamorous event, according to African soccer's governing body, CAF. Full text...

  • Tunisia: Day 8 results in football league
    20 october 2014 07:49:50
    Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - The following are the results of day 8 matches in Tunisia's first division football league played on Sunday: Full text...

  • Nigeria: Two Africans compete for World Athletes of the Year Award
    19 october 2014 11:50:58
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - Two Africans are in the running for the 2014 World Athletes of the Year Award, according to the sport's world governing body, IAAF. Full text...

  • AWC: It's Nigeria/South Africa, Cameroon/Cote d'Ivoire in semi
    19 october 2014 09:53:50
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - The stage is set for the knockout, semi-final stage of the ongoing 2014 African Women Championship (AWC) in Namibia, with the conclusion of the group matches on Saturday, PANA reported. Full text...

  • 2014 AWC: Nigeria, Cote d'Ivoire advance to semi-final
    17 october 2014 19:26:42
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - Nigeria and Cote d'Ivoire, from Group A, Friday qualified for the semi-final of the ninth African Women Championship taking place in Namibia. Full text...

  • Kenya: Kimetto, Dibaba make IAAF top athlete award final shortlist
    17 october 2014 14:50:15
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Kenya’s Kipruto Kimetto and Ethiopia’s Genzebe Dibaba have made the final three-person shortlist for the 2014 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Athlete of the Year Award. Full text...

  • South Africa: South Africa shuns 2015 AFCON hosting over Ebola
    17 october 2014 14:15:51
    Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) - The South African Football Association (SAFA) on Friday set the record straight regarding the hosting of 2015 CAF Orange Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Tournament. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON: Ghanaian doctors kick against hosting 2015 AFCON over Ebola
    17 october 2014 13:53:43
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - Ghanaian doctors are kicking against the country hosting the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in January, warning that it will be risky to accept the request of the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) because of the dangers of Ebola on the population. Full text...

  • Kenya: Kimetto, Jeptoo, Kiplagat for 2014 Best Marathon Runners Awards
    17 october 2014 09:24:45
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) has announced that Kenyan Dennis Kimetto, who broke the world marathon record in Berlin, Germany, last month, will be the sole candidate for the AIMS Male Best Marathon Runners Award. Full text...

  • 2014 AWC: Final group matches begin
    17 october 2014 05:58:49
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - The final Group matches will begin Friday, with action in Group A, at the ongoing ninth African Women Championship taking place in Namibia. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON: Ghana confirms CAF contact on hosting 2015 AFCON
    16 october 2014 20:20:25
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The government of Ghana on Thursday confirmed it has received a letter from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to be on standby to host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) as Morocco hints it will no longer host the tournament on concerns of risks of the Ebola Virus Disease. Full text...

  • South Africa: Coach upbeat after lack-lustre AFCON result
    16 october 2014 11:54:16
    Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) - South Africa’s head coach Ephraim Mashaba on Thursday said the team is still very much on track for qualification for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations despite being held to a goalless draw by Congo Brazzaville at a rain-soaked Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, South Africa, on Wednesday night. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Nigeria sacks Keshi
    16 october 2014 10:23:40
    Abuja, Nigeria (PANA) - The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Thursday fired Stephen Keshi as head coach of the country's senior national football team, the Super Eagles, a day after the team recorded its first victory at the ongoing qualifiers for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, beating visiting Sudan 3-1. Full text...

  • 2014 AWC: All Day 2 results
    16 october 2014 07:09:39
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - The following are Day 2 results Wednesday from the 2014 African Women Championship, currently taking place in Namibia. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON Qualifiers: All Day 4 results
    16 october 2014 07:06:52
    Cairo, Egypt (PANA) - The following are all the results from Day 4 matches played across Africa Wednesday in the group stage qualifiers for the 2015 African Nations Cup: Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON qualifiers: Updated results of matches played on Wednesday
    15 october 2014 21:16:25
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The following are the results of some of the matches of Day 4 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers played across the continent on Wednesday. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON qualifiers: Results of Wednesday's matches
    15 october 2014 20:12:54
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The following are the results of some of the matches of Day 4 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers played across the continent on Wednesday. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON Qualifiers: Ghana beats Guinea 3-1
    15 october 2014 18:49:20
    Tamale, Ghana (PANA) - Ghana on Wednesday beat Guinea 3-1 on day 4 of their group in the 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match played at Tamale Sports Stadium in northern Ghana. Full text...

  • Egypt: 2015 AFCON Qualifiers: Day 4 fixtures across Africa
    15 october 2014 08:02:59
    Cairo, Egypt (PANA) - Here are Day 4 fixtures, to be played across Africa Wednesday, in the group stage, qualifying series of the 2015 African Nations Cup (AFCON): Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON qualifiers: Mali hosts Ethiopia on Wednesday
    14 october 2014 20:04:41
    Bamako, Mali (PANA) – The Malian national football team, The Eagles, will on Wednesday play Ethiopia at the 26 March Stadium in Bamako on Day four of the qualifiers for the African Cup of Nations (AFCON 2015) to be hosted next year in Morocco. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON qualifier: Ghana to have stringent Ebola screening ahead of Guinea match
    14 october 2014 14:24:43
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) – As Ghana plays Guinea in an Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier on Wednesday, the Ghanaian authorities are putting in measures for stringent screening at the borders to ensure that Guineans who will arrive for the match are properly screened. Full text...

  • Ghana: German coach Schuster to replace Dutchman Kluivert for Black Stars coach shortlist
    13 october 2014 19:26:55
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - German football coach Bernd Schuster has been included in the five-man shortlist to be considered for the vacant Black Stars coaching position, according to the Ghana Football Association (GFA). Full text...

  • Mauritius: Mauritian football league starts 20 October
    13 october 2014 16:48:28
    Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – Mauritius' 2014 football season kicks off 26 October with the launch of a professional league that will be managed by private firms, PANA learnt Monday from official sources in the capital, Port Louis. Full text...

  • Tunisia: 'Morocco will not oppose transfer of 2015 AFCON to another country'
    13 october 2014 15:32:14
    Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) – The Moroccan government will not oppose the transfer of the 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to another country, the Moroccan minister of Youth and Sports, Mohammed Ouzzine, said here on Monday. Full text...

  • 2014 AWC: Ghana loses first match
    12 october 2014 21:20:25
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - Horiya Affak scored in the 87th minute to give Algeria a 1-0 win over Ghana in their Group B opener at the 9th African Women's Football Championship here Sunday. Full text...

  • Namibia: 2014 AWC: Cameroon wins first match, beats South Africa 1-0
    12 october 2014 19:28:21
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - Midfielder Raissa Feudjio scored a late goal to power Cameroon to victory over South Africa in their Group B opener here Sunday, the second day of the 9th African Women's Football championship in Namibia. Full text...

  • Kenya: Kenyan runners win Berlin race
    12 october 2014 18:46:57
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Kenyans Joyce Chepkirui and Emily Chebet finished first and second at the ASICS Grand 10 in Berlin, Germany, on Sunday. Full text...

  • Egypt: 2015 AFCON Qualifiers: Group standings after Day 3 matches
    12 october 2014 10:38:43
    Cairo, Egypt (PANA) - Here are the group standings after Day 3 matches Friday and Saturday in the ongoing qualifiers for the 2015 African Cup of Nations which will hold in Morocco. Qualifiers will emerge after Day 6 matches. Full text...

  • 2014 AWC: Sunday's fixtures
    12 october 2014 10:35:40
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - The following are Sunday's fixtures (Group B openers) at the 9th African Women's Football Championship which began Saturday in Namibia. Full text...

  • 2014 AWC: Nigeria batter Cote d'Ivoire 4-2
    11 october 2014 21:23:33
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - Latest reports from the website of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) indicate that Nigeria edged Cote d’Ivoire 4-2 in Group A's second match here Saturday, the first day of the 9th African Women's Football Championship. Full text...

  • 2014 AWC: Hosts Namibia off to flying start, beat Zambia 2-0
    11 october 2014 19:26:53
    Windhoek, Namibia (PANA) - Hosts Namibia got off to a winning start, beating Zambia 2-0 in opening match of the TN Mobile 9th African Women Football Championship on Saturday at the Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON qualifiers: Updated results of matches played at the weekend
    11 october 2014 17:29:17
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The following are the updated results of some of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying matches played this weekend, according to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) website. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON qualifiers: Results of matches played this weekend
    11 october 2014 16:27:23
    Accra, Ghana (PANA) - The following are the results of some of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying matches being played this weekend, according to the Confederation of African Football website. Full text...

  • Egypt: Tit-bits as 9th African Women Championship, Namibia 2014. kicks off Saturday
    11 october 2014 12:48:08
    Cairo, Egypt (PANA) - Following are short notebooks from the 9th African Women Football Championship, Namibia 2014, which kicks off Saturday, 11 October, 2014, according to CAF media outlet. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON Qualifiers: Senegal, Tunisia in barren draw
    11 october 2014 12:39:50
    Cairo, Egypt (PANA) - Senegal and Tunisia settled for a barren draw in their Group G match played in Dakar on Friday. Full text...

  • 2015 AFCON qualifiers: Egypt beats Botswana 2-0
    10 october 2014 21:54:18
    Gaborone, Botswana (PANA) – Egypt on Friday beat Botswana 2-0 in their Group G 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers match played in Botswana. Full text...

  • Congo: CAF to collaborate with Congo for successful African Games
    10 october 2014 21:16:33
    Brazzaville, Congo (PANA) – The Confederation of African football (CAF) says it is willing to collaborate with the new board of the Congolese Football Federation (FECOFOOT) for the success of the 11th African Games, due for next year in Brazzaville. Full text...

  • South Africa: South Africa upbeat ahead of Afcon clash in Pointe Noire
    10 october 2014 16:49:16
    Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) - The South African Football Association on Friday said the national squad’s preparations are going well in Pointe Noire ahead of Saturday’s key 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Republic of Congo. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Ex-British track and field star, Coe, to promote athletics in Africa
    10 october 2014 16:16:11
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - Former British track and field star Sebastian Coe has announced plans to undertake a tour of Africa early next year as part of efforts to help promote athletics on the continent. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Committee to evaluate bids for 2022 Commonwealth Games named
    10 october 2014 15:40:33
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - With two cities bidding to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, organisers have named the Evaluation Commission to assess their bids. Full text...

  • Congo: Congo eyes victory against SA to put one foot in AFCON finals
    10 october 2014 12:26:05
    Brazzaville, Congo (PANA) - Congo will be going for nothing but victory in its Nations Cup qualifying match against South Africa in Pointe-Noire Saturday so it can enhance its chances of reaching the finals of the 2015 tournament in Morocco, the coach said. Full text...

  • Kenya: Morocco backs Kenya 2017 Nations Cup bid
    10 october 2014 10:46:31
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Morocco has thrown its weight behind Kenya's bid to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. Full text...

  • Kenya: Striker Oliech out of Morocco friendly
    10 october 2014 09:25:48
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Kenya's top striker Dennis Oliech has been left out of Monday's friendly match between the Kenyan senior national team, the Harambee Stars, and its Moroccan counterpart in Marrakech. Full text...

  • African Handball Championship: Club Africain beats Etoile du Congo
    09 october 2014 21:44:44
    Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - Club Africain of Tunisia on Thursday defeated Etoile du Congo 41-23 in the opening match of the 36th edition of the African Handball Clubs Champions League. Full text...

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