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  • FIFA endorses grant for football academy in Nigeria
    03 september 2003 14:02:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- World soccer governing body FIFA has promised to donate 400,000 US dollars toward the building of a football academy in Nigeria, officials have announced. Full text...

  • Seychelles overtake Mauritius in IOIG rankings
    03 september 2003 13:34:00
    Port Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- After a slow start to the Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG), Seychelles leapfrogged Mauritius on late Tuesday in the rankings still led by the France Indian Ocean (FOI) team. Full text...

  • Cameroon to prepare for CAN 2004 in Germany
    03 september 2003 13:02:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- Cameroon's national football team begins residential training from 4 to 11 September in Bithburg, Germany to prepare for the 2004 African Cup of Nations (CAN) finals to be held in Tunisia. Full text...

  • Ghana's Black Queens gear up for World Cup in the US
    03 september 2003 12:15:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- The Black Queens, Ghana's female national soccer team are in high spirits and roaring to go when the World Cup kicks off 15 September in the United States of America. Full text...

  • Seychelles cyclist wins gold at IOIG
    03 september 2003 11:04:00
    Port Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Seychelles' Hudson Mathieu on Wednesday won the individual time trial cycling gold medal at the ongoing sixth Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) here. Full text...

  • Ethiopians give athletes from Paris 2003 hero's welcome
    03 september 2003 10:11:00
    Addis Ababa- Ethiopia (PANA) -- Ethiopia's national athletics squad of men and women was accorded a heroic welcome on its homecoming Wednesday from Paris, where the team took third position at the ninth World Athletics Championship. Full text...

  • Enyimba wins record third Nigeria league title
    03 september 2003 09:59:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- Enyimba of Aba Tuesday night beat Sharks of Port Harcourt to emerge Nigerian league champion for the third year running. Full text...

  • Hearts forfeit 50 million cedis from gate intakes
    02 september 2003 23:24:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Accra Hearts of Oak are to lose 50 million cedis (about 5,600 dollars) from revenue generated at the gates when they played Kumasi Asante Kotoko in a Kinapharma League match at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday, due to crowd violence. Full text...

  • Chantal Biya race holds next weekend
    02 september 2003 23:00:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- The third edition of the Chantal Biya international grand prix comes up next Saturday and Sunday in Cameroon with some 50 cyclists on roll, the local Cycling Association confirmed here Tuesday. Full text...

  • Madagascar gets first gold medals in Island Games
    02 september 2003 22:56:00
    Antananarivo- Madagascar (PANA) -- Madagascar waited for the fourth day of the 6th Indian Ocean Islands Games (IOIG) convening in Mauritius to win its first gold medals. Full text...

  • Mauritius, Seychelles into IOIG football semi-finals
    02 september 2003 22:05:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Mauritius and Seychelles moved onto the football semi-finals at the ongoing Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) after drawing 0-0 Tuesday in Curepipe, while Madagascar got knocked out. Full text...

  • 265 Cameroonian athletes for All-Africa Games
    02 september 2003 21:38:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- The Cameroonian delegation to next month's 8th All-Africa Games in Abuja, Nigeria will include 265 athletes featuring in 17 events, the authorities indicated here Tuesday at a preparatory meeting chaired by Denis Oumarou, Secretary of State at the ministry of Youth and Sports. Full text...

  • Round 3 DR Congo league fixtures
    02 september 2003 21:04:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- The National football league of DR Congo (LINAFOOT) has announced the following fixtures for the third round coming up next weekend: Kinshasa : Vita Club vs Malekesa Lubumbashi : St-Eloi Lupopo vs Bukavu Dawa Lukala : CS Cilu vs St-Luc Following is the league table after two rounds: Points 1 Lupopo 4 2 St-Luc 4 3 Vita Club 3 4 Bukavu Dawa 3 5 Malekesa 1 6 CS Cilu 1 Full text...

  • Ghana bans sale of water, alcohol at stadiums
    02 september 2003 20:56:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- The National Sports Council (NSC) of Ghana has banned the sale of water and alcohol at all stadiums in the country during league matches effective Wednesday, 3 September. Full text...

  • France-Indian Ocean dominates IOIG with 77 medals
    02 september 2003 19:48:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- The France Indian Ocean team, comprising Reunion and Mayotte, is atop the rankings of the ongoing Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) with a total of 77 medals (31 gold, 21 silver and 25 bronze), as the games ended day six Tuesday. Full text...

  • Belgian-Congolese Emile Mpenza rejoins Standard of Liège
    02 september 2003 19:38:00
    Brussels- Belgium (PANA) -- Belgian-Congolese striker Emile Mpenza Monday signed a three-year contract with his former club, Standard of Liege, sources close to the team disclosed Tuesday. Full text...

  • Algerian football team camps in France
    02 september 2003 19:24:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- The Algerian national football team, the Fennecs, is currently training in France ahead of the 2004 Cup of Nations finals billed for 24 January to 14 February in Tunisia, official sources affirmed here. Full text...

  • Nigeria FA to name foreign coach in two weeks
    02 september 2003 13:42:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- The Nigeria Football Association (NFA) will announce a new foreign coach for the country's national team in two weeks, its chairman Ibrahim Galadima has disclosed. Full text...

  • Nigeria's basketball team to train in Italy
    02 september 2003 13:21:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- Nigeria's basketball team is to undergo at least two weeks of training in Italy to prepare for the Eighth All-Africa Games next month in Abuja, the federal capital, officials told PANA in Lagos Tuesday. Full text...

  • Telkom, Ulinzi emerge Kenya hockey champs
    02 september 2003 11:31:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Ulinzi and Telkom Kenya have won the Kenya National League men's and women's titles respectively. Full text...

  • Six more gold medals for FOI in Island Games
    01 september 2003 23:50:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- The France Indian Ocean (FOI) swimming team, comprising Reunion and Mayotte, Monday won six of the ten gold medals in the swimming event of the 6th Indian Ocean Island Games. Full text...

  • French territories dominate Indian Ocean Games
    01 september 2003 22:28:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Five days into the 6th Indian Ocean Island Games underway here, the French Indian Ocean (FOI) team that includes Reunion and Mayotte is into a clear lead with 67 medals (29 gold, 19 silver and 19 bronze). Full text...

  • Rwandan side due in Ghana for Cup Winners Cup tie
    01 september 2003 21:12:00
    Kigali- Rwanda (PANA) -- APR FC of Rwanda leave Kigali Tuesday for Kumasi (Ghana) ahead of next weekend's Cup Winners Cup match with Asante Kotoko, counting for the first leg of the 8th finals, club officials said here Monday. Full text...

  • Paris fiasco, a wake-up call to Kenya
    01 september 2003 20:54:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya's relatively poor performance in the just-concluded 9th world athletics championship in Paris has come to buttress calls here for the creation of a ministry exclusively in charge of sports in the country. Full text...

  • Benin premier league update
    01 september 2003 20:34:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- Following are results of the seventh round of the Benin D1 football championship played at the weekend: Group A Tonnerre FC - Mogas 90 FC : 1-0 Soleil FC - Panthères FC : 2-1 Dragons FC - Cavaliers FC : 3-1 Jeunesse Sportive de Pobè (JSP) - UNB : 1-0 Group B Buffles FC - Donjo FC : 5-1 Energies - ASJA : 2-0 Requins FC - Lions FC : 1-1 Postel FC - Vautours FC : 1-0 Ranking: Group A Points GD 1 Soleil FC 16 +8 2 Mogas 90 13 +6 3 JSP 11 +4 4 Tonnerres FC 10 +3 5 Panthères FC 8 -2 6 Dragons FC 6 0 7 UNB 5 -1 8 ASACO FC 4 0 9 Cavaliers FC 0 -12 Group B 1 Buffles FC 16 +14 2 Postel FC 13 +2 3 Donjo FC 12 -1 4 Requins FC 10 +5 5 Energies FC 9 +2 6 Lions FC 8 +1 7 ASAJA 6 -5 8 Vautours FC 4 -1 9 Variétés FC 0 -12 Full text...

  • Africa nets 22 medals at 2003 World Athletics Championships
    01 september 2003 20:27:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- African athletes won a total of 22 medals at the 9th World Athletics Championships, which ended Sunday in Paris, France. Full text...

  • Mauritanian Challenge Cup fixtures
    01 september 2003 20:23:00
    Nouakchott- Mauritania (PANA) -- Following are second round fixtures for the Mauritanian Challenge Cup, drawn at the weekend: Assaba FC vs FC Aioun Talhaya Rosso vs Brakna El Ahmedi vs ASC Noujoum Teyarett El Hilal vs FC Avrah ASC Deggo vs ACAS Teyarett ASC Socogim vs ASC Air Mauritanie The matches will be played on 11 and 12 September. Full text...

  • Madagascar wins gold medal in tennis at Indian Ocean Games
    01 september 2003 20:07:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- The Malagasy tennis team snatched the gold medal Monday in Petit Camp (Phoenix) at the Indian Ocean Island Games holding in Mauritius. Full text...

  • Malagasy wins gold medal in tennis at Indian Ocean Games
    01 september 2003 20:06:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- The Malagasy tennis team snatched the gold medal Monday in Petit Camp (Phoenix) at the Indian Ocean Island Games holding in Mauritius. Full text...

  • Budding Burkinabe signs for USMA of Algiers
    01 september 2003 19:42:00
    Ouagadougou- Burkina Faso (PANA) -- Budding Burkinabe playmaker Hamidou Balbone has joined USMA of Algiers from Etoile Filante Ouagadougou (EFO), following a successful try-out with the Algerian football club. Full text...

  • Dyto lead Togolese league after two rounds
    01 september 2003 19:34:00
    Lome- Togo (PANA) -- Dynamites Togo (Dyto) of Lome are atop the Togolese first division football league table following a 2-0 win over Sara Sport in the second round of the title campaign played on Sunday. Full text...

  • Mauritanian premier league enters play-off stage
    01 september 2003 18:34:00
    Nouakchott- Mauritania (PANA) -- The Mauritanian premier league was into the play-offs at the weekend, with ASC Police beating ACS Ksar 2-0, FC Nouadhibou beating ASC SNIM on an identical score and ASAC Concorde losing 0-1 to NASR Sebkha. Full text...

  • Ethiopia led Africa at world championships
    01 september 2003 16:59:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Ethiopia emerged as the top-ranked African nation at the just-ended 9th world athletics championships by finishing third behind the US and Russia. Full text...

  • Ivorian champions ASEC slump to second from bottom
    01 september 2003 14:34:00
    Abidjan- Cote d'Ivoire (PANA) -- Reigning champions ASEC of Abidjan slumped further down the table in the superdivision football championship, becoming second from bottom after Sunday's 0-1 defeat to city rivals Stade in a delayed fourth round match. Full text...

  • FIFA team expected in Nigeria Tuesday for two-day visit
    01 september 2003 14:07:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- Top officials of world football governing body, FIFA, are scheduled to begin an official visit to Nigeria Tuesday, Secretary-General Taiwo Ogunjobi of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) said here Monday. Full text...

  • Riots in Accra as Hearts, Kotoko draw
    01 september 2003 13:25:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- There was rioting at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday when a controversial decision by FIFA referee Essel Walker gifted Kumasi Asante Kotoko a goal on the hour mark to cancel a 28th minute lead by Hearts of Oak in their top of the table clash. Full text...

  • Ethiopia's Gebreselassie leads IAAF Athletes' Commission
    01 september 2003 13:08:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Ethiopian athlete Haile Gebreselassie Sunday expressed satisfaction for his election to lead the Athletes Commission of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Full text...

  • Nigerian premier league matches rescheduled
    01 september 2003 12:54:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- Matches in the Nigerian premier league have been rescheduled with the final two rounds of the championship set for 10 and 14 September, sports officials announced here. Full text...

  • Political parties soothe defamed South African rugby player
    01 september 2003 10:14:00
    Cape Town- South Africa (PANA) -- Political parties in South Africa have apologised to national rugby player, Geo Cronje for negative statements made about his suspended from the World Cup squad following allegations of racism against him. Full text...

  • Results of Ghana's Premier League Matches
    31 august 2003 20:38:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Results of the 18th week Kinapharma Premier League matches played on Sunday at various venues around the country. Full text...

  • Kenya clinches gold in 5,000m World Championships
    31 august 2003 20:32:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge Sunday grabbed the gold medal of the 5,000m race on the final day of the 9th World Athletics Championships here. Full text...

  • Medals elude Africans at sprint finals in Paris
    31 august 2003 20:03:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Medals eluded African athletes Sunday during the final of the women's 4x400m and men's 4x100m in the 9th World Athletics Championships that ended here at the Stade de France. Full text...

  • Results of the second round of DR Congo championship
    31 august 2003 19:30:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- Here are the results of the second outing in the second round of the Democratic Republic of Congo National Football League (LINAFOOT) played Sunday at various venues in the country. Full text...

  • Seychelles beat Indian Ocean France in IOIG female volleyball
    31 august 2003 18:27:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Seychelles' women volleyball squad Sunday gave Indian Ocean France (IOF) a three sets to one spanking at the Pandit Sahadeo gymnasium, some 20 km south of here, in the ongoing Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG). Full text...

  • Algeria bags gold in Men's 800m World Championships
    31 august 2003 18:02:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Algeria's Djabir Said Guerni Sunday won his country first gold medal in the men's 800m in the ongoing 9th World Athletics Championships convening here since 23 August. Full text...

  • Kenya's Ndereba beats world record, wins gold medal
    31 august 2003 17:35:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Kenya's Catherina Ndereba Sunday clocked 2:23'55'' to break the world female record and clinch the gold medal in the Women's Marathon on the final day of the 9th World Athletics Championships convening at the Stade de France here. Full text...

  • Indian Ocean France bags 7 gold medals in IOIG swimming
    31 august 2003 17:26:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Indian Ocean France (IOF) Saturday clinched seven of the nine gold medals in the swimming event at Serge Alfred Pool of Beau-Bassin, 15km south of here, in the ongoing Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG). Full text...

  • Mauritius wins men's singles in Island Games
    31 august 2003 16:26:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Mauritian Kamil Patel on Sunday beat Malagasy Rija Rajaobelina (7-5, 6-2) in the men's singles tennis in the Indian Ocean Island Games played in Petit Camp, Phoenix, about 20km south of here. Full text...

  • Outsiders slide into Nigerian FA Cup quarterfinals (corrected)
    31 august 2003 14:33:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- Non-league club Akwuegbu United of Owerri and several teams battling against relegation from the premier league qualified for the quarterfinals of the Nigerian Challenge Cup competition this weekend. Full text...

  • Africa prominent on the last day of athletics championships
    31 august 2003 14:31:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Africa features in 6 of the 9 events that would on Sunday pull the curtains on the world athletics championships here, including the women's marathon, women's high jump, men's 800m, women's 1500m, men's 5000m and women's 4x400m relay. Full text...

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