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    Eto'o calls time on Cameroon

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    Ethiopia, Kenya & Ghana bid to host 2017 Africa Cup of Nations

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  • Algeria halts football league after Cameroon player's death

    By IAN HUGHES | Tuesday, August 26  2014 at  11:16

    Albert Ebosse was killed by a stone thrown by a fan Full Story

    TAGS: Algeria football federation, Albert Ebosse, stone, death, league, stadium

  • Botswana’s Montsho accepts doping results

    By MTOKOZISI DUBE | Friday, August 22  2014 at  18:41

    The 31-year-old faces a two year ban from athletics Full Story

    TAGS: Botswana, Montsho, doping

  • Rwanda disqualified from Africa Nations Cup qualifiers

    By BBC | Monday, August 18  2014 at  13:47

    Caf acted on a Congolese protest regarding the eligibility of a Rwandan player Full Story

    TAGS: Africa Nations Cup, disqualified, Congolese FA, Caf, Rwanda

  • CAF team meets Kenneth Kaunda

    By MICHAEL CHAWE in Lusaka | Monday, August 11  2014 at  16:53

    The officials are in Zambia to assess facilities for hosting 2019 AfCON tournament Full Story

    TAGS: CAF, AfCON, inspectors, tournament, football, stadiums, hotels, Lusaka

  • Didier Drogba retires from international football

    By BBC | Friday, August 8  2014 at  18:53

    The Ivorian striker rejoined English club Chelsea last month Full Story

    TAGS: Didier Drogba, Chelsea, Cote d'Ivoire, retirement, football

  • Kenya team campaign for 2015 Africa Cup of Nations flops

    By ISAAC SWILA | Monday, August 4  2014 at  12:13

    Lesotho qualifies on aggregate after forcing a draw in return leg in Nairobi Full Story

    TAGS: Africa Cup of Nations, Kenya, Lesotho, draw

  • Botswana's Nijel Amos wins Commonwealth 800m gold

    By BBC | Friday, August 1  2014 at  13:51

    Kenya's Olympic champion and world record holder David Rudisha dethroned Full Story

    TAGS: Glasgow, Commonwealth, Nijel Amos, David Rudisha

  • Ebola scare: Seychelles denies Sierra Leone team entry

    By KEMO CHAM in Freetown | Friday, August 1  2014 at  11:00

    Delegation stranded in Nairobi told to return home Full Story

    TAGS: Sierra Leone, Seychelles, Ebola, Nairobi, African Nations Cup

  • Renard appointed Cote d'Ivoire coach

    By | Thursday, July 31  2014 at  17:54

    Managers' first task is to qualify Ivorians for next year's Nations Cup in Morocco Full Story

    TAGS: Cote d'Ivoire, Herve Renard, Ivory Coast, coach, Sabri Lamouchi, Chipolopolo, Zambia

  • Nigerian Commonwealth gold medallist fails drugs test

    By BBC | Tuesday, July 29  2014 at  14:58

    Weightlifter Chika Amalaha, 16, denies knowingly taking any banned substance Full Story

    TAGS: Nigerian, gold medallist, Chika Amalaha, Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, drugs

  • Ghana international Jordan Ayew signs for Lorient

    By OLUWASHINA OKELEJI | Tuesday, July 29  2014 at  11:19

    New French Ligue 1 deal for the 'Son of Pele' Full Story

    TAGS: Ghana, Jordan Ayew, French Ligue 1, Olympique Marseille, FC Lorient

  • Senegal to return Africa basketball trophies

    By TAMBA JEAN-MATTHEW in Dakar | Monday, July 28  2014 at  15:51

    Federation to surrender continental titles over age controversies Full Story

    TAGS: Senegal, basketball, trophies, Fiba, Madagascar

  • Benin, Lesotho and Congo Brazzaville win

    By BBC | Monday, July 21  2014 at  12:12

    Kenya, Rwanda and Malawi lose Full Story

    TAGS: Africa Cup of Nations, Stephane Sessegnon, TP Mazembe, West Bromwich Albion, Kenya, Morocco

  • Botswana, Uganda and Sierra Leone win

    By BBC | Sunday, July 20  2014 at  14:03

    Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania and Seychelles lose Full Story

    TAGS: Africa Cup of Nations, Fifa, Morocco, Botswana, Uganda, Sierra Leone

  • 2015 Nations Cup: Qualifying set to resume

    By BBC | Saturday, July 19  2014 at  12:47

    14 teams battle over two-legged ties to fill the seven places in the group stage Full Story

    TAGS: Africa Cup of Nations, Botswana, TP Mazembe, Fifa, Lesotho, Kenya, Victor Wanyama