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  1. Burkina Faso/Congo-Brazzaville: Stallions Clash with Congo-BrazzavilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Burkina Faso must put behind them poor performance and reports of player infighting when they clash with Congo-Brazzaville in their final Group A game at the African Nations Cup finals in Ebebiyn on Sunday. The Burkinabe have arguably been the most disappointing side in the tournament so far this year, having reached the final in South Africa in 2013 and done well in the years between.

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  2. Gabon/Equatorial Guinea: Gabon Face Hosts in Final Group A ClashRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Gabon go into their final African Nations Cup Group A clash with hosts Equatorial Guinea in Bata on Sunday needing a just a point to make sure of a quarter-final place. They will want to head into the next round in style after a fine opening win over Burkina Faso was followed by a lacklustre second display in defeat to Congo-Brazzaville that showed perfectly the Jekyll & Hyde nature of this Gabon team.

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  3. Burkina Faso/Congo-Brazzaville: Stallions Clash with Congo-BrazzavilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Burkina Faso must put behind them poor performance and reports of player infighting when they clash with Congo-Brazzaville in their final Group A game at the African Nations Cup finals in Ebebiyn on Sunday. The Burkinabe have arguably been the most disappointing side in the tournament so far this year, having reached the final in South Africa in 2013 and done well in the years between.

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  4. 'Amazing ants' eye Africa Cup of Nations progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Bangkok Post

    Equatorial Guinea coach Esteban Becker hopes his 'amazing ants' can defeat Gabon Sunday and make a fairy-tale entry to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals. Equatorial Guinea coach Esteban Becker celebrates with players at the end of the 2015 African Cup of Nations group A match against Burkina Faso in Bata on January 21, 2015 Maximum points at Estadio de Bata for the team ranked only 36 in Africa will take them through from Group A whatever the result between Congo Brazzaville and Burkina Faso.

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  5. Full houses cover over Cup of Nations cracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Yahoo!

    A week after the start of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, fears the tournament in Equatorial Guinea would be a disaster are proving to be a little wide of the mark. After the last-minute decision to move the competition from Morocco to the tiny central African state, there were concerns over how the threat of Ebola would be handled and how the hosts would ensure full stadiums when venues were often empty the last time the Cup of Nations came to town in 2012.

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  6. ITTF championship: Nigeria in good start, defeats DjiboutiRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | In-depth Africa

    Team Nigeria began its campaign at the International Table Tennis Federation Africa Senior Championship in Cairo on a bright note with wins over Djibouti and South Africa. The men's team anchored by ITTF star player, Aruna Quadri did not drop any match, as the trio of Quadri, Ojo Onaolapo and Jide Ogidiolu whitewashed the Djibouti boys 3-0 to send warning signals to other teams in the group.

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  7. Swimmers get result oriented training programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | New Vision

    Swimming coach Ronah Kabajumba takes kids through drills during the 'January Swim Week' training program at Hill Preparatory School. PHOTO: Michael Nsubuga By Michael Nsubuga The Swim Fit group has designed a swimming training program for beginners that will not only keep them fit but also take them through systematic training to achieve better results.

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  8. Only three native coaches at 2015 AfconRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Newkerala.com

    According to the records of the Confederation of African Football , the majority of the coaches taking charge of the 16 teams in the tournament come from France, reports Xinhua. South Africa's Ephraim "Shakes" Mashaba, Zambia's Honour Janza and Democratic Republic of the Congo's Florent Ibenge are the only three native coaches who are managing their national team's in the competition.

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  9. URA could meet KCCA in Uganda CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | New Vision

    By Shafik Ssenoga Uganda Cup: The last 64 teams, selected fixtures Seeta Utd v KCCA Proline v VCC Azam v SC Villa Kyambogo v Vipers Steel v The Saints Airtel v Express Bweyogerere v Police KCCA Corporates v URA URA Football Club could meet KCCA in the Uganda Cup round of 32 following a draw held at FUFA House, Mengo. Cup holders URA will face KCCA Corporates in the round of 64 on February 14 while KCCA FC are up against Seeta United in the 41st edition of Uganda's second most prestigious soccer event.

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  10. Senyange getting set for Diba ring rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | New Vision

    By Samson Opus Isaac Senyange is looking forward to the opportunity of a rematch with Haruna Diba after over two years of waiting. The national super middleweight title fight will be held at Hotel Africana on February 28. The fight is organised by Sweden-based boxing enthusiast Eddy Mbaziira.

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  11. Congo steal show at Nations Cup with historic winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | New Vision

    Congo Brazzaville celebrated a historic night at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday while 2013 runners-up Burkina Faso saw their hopes of reaching the last eight seriously compromised. Congo claimed their first win at the finals in more than four decades, beating Gabon 1-0 thanks to a Prince Oniangue goal to close in on qualification for the last eight from Group A. Earlier, in the same group, hosts Equatorial Guinea held the Stallions of Burkina Faso to a 0-0 draw to leave both sides' hopes in the balance.

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  12. Congo steal show at Cup of Nations with historic winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Bangkok Post

    Congo Brazzaville celebrated a historic night at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday while 2013 runners-up Burkina Faso saw their hopes of reaching the last eight seriously compromised. Congo's midfielder Prince Oniangue celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2015 African Cup of Nations group A football match between Gabon and Congo in Bata on January 21, 2015 Congo claimed their first win at the finals in more than four decades, beating Gabon 1-0 thanks to a Prince Oniangue goal to close in on qualification for the last eight from Group A. Earlier, in the same group, hosts Equatorial Guinea held the Stallions of Burkina Faso to a 0-0 draw to leave both sides' hopes in the balance.

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  13. Hail the Prince as Congo beat GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | West Australian

    Captain Prince Oniangue scored the only goal of the game as Congo Brazzaville claimed a surprise 1-0 win against Gabon on Wednesday to throw Group A wide open at the Africa Cup of Nations. Oniangue, of French Ligue 1 club Reims, struck three minutes into the second half in Bata and Gabon, who had dominated the first half, could not find an equaliser.

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  14. Gabon/Congo-Kinshasa: Congo Snatches Surprise Win Over GabonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | AllAfrica.com

    Prince Oniangue scored a second half goal as Congo-Brazzaville sprung a surprise with a 1-0 success over more fancied Gabon in their Group A match at the African Nations Cup finals in Equatorial Guinea on Wednesday. The result moved Claude LeRoy's side to the top of the pool with four points from their two games, ahead of Gabon , Equatorial Guinea and Burkina Faso .

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  15. Hosts hold Burkina Faso to goalless drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | West Australian

    Hosts Equatorial Guinea and Burkina Faso played out a goalless draw in Bata in Africa Cup of Nations Group A on Wednesday. It was the first scoreless draw of the 2015 tournament and the host nation will have many reasons to thank goalkeeper Felipe Ovono, who several times kept out the marauding Stallions of Burkina Faso.

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  16. Burkina Faso/Equatorial Guinea: Burkina Faso, Hosts in Disappointing DrawRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | AllAfrica.com

    Hosts Equatorial Guinea and Burkina Faso played to a disappointing 0-0 draw in their Group A clash at the African Nations Cup finals on Wednesday. The result is a bad one for Burkina Faso, whose quarterfinal qualification is now out of their own hands, while Equatorial Guinea will likely have to win their final pool clash against fancied Gabon on Sunday to advance.

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  17. Czech dog to play key role in combating ivory tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Radio Prague

    Thousands of elephants in Central Africa fall prey to ivory poachers every year. The Czech Republic is now making a small contribution to the fight against illegal trade in ivory.

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  18. Titus Tugume eyes comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | New Vision

    By silvano kibuuka Titus Tugume, who lost his last kickboxing fight in devastating fashion, wants to make a strong comeback. The UPDF club member was knocked out by the sport's most popular athlete Moses Golola in the opening round of their fight in 2013.

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  19. Sassou-Nguesso Allies Back Plan to Extend Congo Leader's RuleRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Bloomberg

    Supporters of Congo Republic President Denis Sassou-Nguesso backed calls for an overhaul of the country's constitution that would allow the 71-year-old leader to extend his two-decade rule. A total of 102 political parties, associations, non-governmental organizations and individuals met Tuesday to "call for the amendment of the constitution of Jan. 20, 2002," according to a statement read on state radio in the capital, Brazzaville.

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  20. Cranes coach causes excitement in KaseseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | New Vision

    By John Nzinjah in Kasese Uganda Cranes coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic caused excitement in Kasese town at the weekend. Sredojevic was the chief guest at football and netball tournaments held at the Nyakasanga playground.

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