• Posted 2 days ago

    Kenya tops table after historic World Championships

    The east African country led with seven gold, six silver and three bronze...

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  • Posted 26/8/2015

    Kenyan star athlete David Rudisha is back

    Victory a great comeback after an injury forced him out of the Moscow Worlds two years ago...

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  • Vivian Cheruiyot, Ezekiel Kemboi on top of the world

    By AYUMBA AYODI | Monday, August 24  2015 at  19:23

    It was Kenya’s second victory at the championships Full Story

    TAGS: Kenya, athletes, Vivian Cheruiyot, Ezekiel Kemboi

  • Eritrean Ghebreslassie wins men's world marathon title

    By AFP | Saturday, August 22  2015 at  15:53

    He became the youngest world marathon winner in just his fourth race Full Story

    TAGS: Marathon, world championships, Beijing, Eritrea, Kenyans

  • West African countries create a sports network

    By TAMBA JEAN-MATTHEW | Wednesday, August 12  2015 at  16:59

    Nigeria appointed to host host the first edition of region's public service games Full Story

    TAGS: Ecowas, Thomas Sankara, Nigeria

  • Algeria FA bans new foreign signings

    By BBC | Monday, July 27  2015 at  16:12

    FA says those already enlisted to stay until the end of their current contracts Full Story

    TAGS: Algeria, FA, agents, players

  • Kenya-born Briton in historic Tour de France win

    By BBC | Monday, July 27  2015 at  10:44

    Chris Froome beats Colombia's Nairo Quintana to the yellow jersey by 72 seconds Full Story

    TAGS: Tour de France, Chris Froome, Nairo Quintana, Team Sky

  • Messi lays first stone of 2017 Nations Cup venue in Gabon

    By BBC | Sunday, July 19  2015 at  19:13

    Four-time world player of the year links up with Gabonese President Ali Bongo Full Story

    TAGS: Messi, Gabon, Ali Bongo, Africa Cup of Nations, Barcelona, Champions League

  • Kenya champs Gor win regional tourney opener

    By CELLESTINE OLILO in Dar es Salaam | Saturday, July 18  2015 at  18:54

    Visitors rally from a goal down to floor pre-tournament favourites and hosts Yanga SC 2-1 Full Story

    TAGS: Gor Mahia, Yanga, Cecafa, Kenya, Dar es Salaam

  • Sunday Oliseh appointed as Nigeria coach

    By OLUWASHINA OKELEJI | Wednesday, July 15  2015 at  16:48

    Former Super Eagles midfielder and captain signs a three-year deal and succeeds Keshi Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Super Eagles, Sunday Oliseh, Stephen Keshi, BBC, NFF

  • TP Mazembe draw in Morocco

    By BBC | Monday, July 13  2015 at  12:01

    Sudan's Al Hilal move to the top of Group A with a 2-0 win over visiting Smouha of Egypt Full Story

    TAGS: DR Congo, TP Mazembe, African Champions League

  • Sunday Oliseh in talks to be new Nigeria coach

    By OLUWASHINA OKELEJI | Wednesday, July 8  2015 at  11:19

    Former midfielder set to be appointed Super Eagles boss Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Super Eagles, Sunday Oliseh, Jay-Jay Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu, Finidi George, World Cup, Stephen Keshi

  • Keshi sacked as Nigeria's national coach

    By OLUWASHINA OKELEJI | Monday, July 6  2015 at  14:19

    Shaibu Amodu returns to the helm for a fifth time Full Story

    TAGS: Stephen Keshi, coach, Super Eagles, Nigeria, Shaibu Amodu, NFF, World Cup

  • Briton Coe in Cameroon to campaign for IAAF seat

    By NDI EUGENE NDI in Yaoundé | Tuesday, June 30  2015 at  13:16

    Track legend seeking to replace retiring Lamine Diack Full Story

    TAGS: Cameroon, Sebastian Coe, IAAF, Lamine Diack, Sergei Bubka, Olympics

  • Enyeama and Keshi explain discipline issues

    By BBC | Thursday, June 25  2015 at  17:00

    Coach and keeper defend themselves following football federation disciplinary hearings Full Story

    TAGS: Football, Nigeria, Stephen Keshi, Vincent Enyeama, Super Eagles, coach

  • Liberian Fifa candidate rallies West African support

    By TAMBA JEAN-MATTHEW | Sunday, June 21  2015 at  11:06

    Musa Bility says he wants to stamp out corruption in the football body Full Story

    TAGS: Fifa, Liberian, candidate, football federations, West Africa

  • Nigeria to probe Keshi's Cote d'Ivoire application

    By OLUWASHINA OKELEJI | Monday, June 22  2015 at  16:38

    Ivorian federation announces it had received 59 applications in the race to succeed Renard Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Keshi, Herve Renard, Africa Cup of Nations, BBC, Goodluck Jonathan, coach

  • Dave Jones and Giovanni Trapattoni apply for Cote d'Ivoire job

    By BBC | Saturday, June 20  2015 at  10:38

    The Ivorian Football Federation has received 59 coaching applications Full Story

    TAGS: Cote d'Ivoire, Elephants, coach, football, applications

  • Malawi sack coach after Afcon loss to Zimbabwe

    By REX CHIKOKO in Blantyre | Sunday, June 14  2015 at  17:56

    Football Association apologises for home loss to Zimbabwe Full Story

    TAGS: Malawi, Zimbabwe, Young Chimodzi, Jack Chamangwana, coach, Afcon

  • Zimbabwe defy cash woes to win away

    By BBC | Sunday, June 14  2015 at  13:00

    Victory a huge boost following problems over players' match fees that had put the fixture in doubt Full Story

    TAGS: Afcon, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, South Africa, Keshi

  • Seeded sides set for winning starts

    By BBC Sport | Friday, June 12  2015 at  17:22

    13 teams begin their quest to reach the tournament in Gabon Full Story

    TAGS: Afcon, Africa Cup of Nations, Nigeria, Keshi, Toure, South Africa

  • Swansea sign Ghana forward Andre Ayew

    By OWAIN LLYR | Thursday, June 11  2015 at  11:30

    'Son of Pele' pens four-year deal with English Premier League side Full Story

    TAGS: Ghana, Andre Ayew, Swansea City, Premier League, BBC, Marseille, Chelsea

  • George Weah Junior gets Liberia call-up

    By BBC Sport | Tuesday, June 9  2015 at  18:00

    Eldest son of former World Footballer of the Year included in the national squad Full Story

    TAGS: Liberia, George Weah, Africa Cup of Nations, AC Milan, PSG, Paris St Germain