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  1. Nigeria/Congo-Brazzaville: Super Eagles Dares Congo Red Devils TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 |

    After reviving its hope of qualifying for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations with a 3-1 defeat of Sudan in Abuja last month, the Super Eagles has another mountain to climb when it plays Congo in a must win encounter at the Stade Municipal, Pointe Noire today. The African champions is third in group A with four points from four matches, while South Africa and Congo Brazzaville places first and second with eight and seven points respectively.


  2. Nigeria/Congo-Brazzaville: Super Eagles Set to Battle CongoRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 |

    Former Golden Eaglets coach Fanny Amun has come out from the trenches to ht back at those trying to cause trouble in the house of Nigerian football. A former scribe of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amun, who hails from Edo State remains an unrepentant apostle of the Federal Ministry of Sports.


  3. Amavubi players delayed allowances not anything to worryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Umukino

    Amavubi skipper Ismail Nshutiyamagara stated that the issue of unpaid match allowances should not be a big deal to frustrate the national team's ambitions ahead of Morocco game. Amavubi team players are demanding unpaid match bonuses for a friendly game against Gabon as well as away and home encounters against Congo Brazzaville in the Africa Cup of Nations group stage qualifiers in July and August, respectively.


  4. Pohamba appoints new ambassadorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Namibian

    DURING the time of the apartheid regime, our black people were forced out of areas to go live in Katutura. The City of Windhoek is doing the same at the moment.


  5. Delay Looms for CAR Elections Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Voice of America

    United Nations peace keeping troops take part in a ceremony in the capital city of Bangui, Central African Republic, Sept. 15, 2014.


  6. Letsholonyane puzzled by Bafana's formRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 |

    Bafana Bafana's bizarre reversal of fortunes, home and away, is a source of constant intrigue for midfielder Reneilwe Letsholonyane. "Previously, we'd do well at home but lose away, not even getting a draw," Letsholonyane said in Durban on Wednesday, ahead of South Africa's 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan.


  7. PA Resources Receives Provisional Licence Award in UK 28th RoundRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Business Wire

    PA Resources announces that it has been successful in the UK's 28th Seaward Licensing Round and has been provisionally awarded Blocks 22/18c and 22/19d as part of a group comprising of PA Resources , E.On , Cairn Energy's wholly-owned subsidiary Nautical Petroleum and First Oil and Gas . The awarded blocks lie adjacent to PA Resources' Block 22/19a which contains an undeveloped gas and condensate discovery.


  8. Oklahoma State basketball signs Evans, IbakaRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | USA Today

    The Oklahoma State basketball team has signed Jawun Evans and Igor Ibaka, younger brother of Oklahoma City Thunder star Serge Ibaka, to letters of intent. Evans is a 6-foot point guard at Kimball High School in Dallas and is ranked 21st nationally by 247sports and 27th nationally by Rivals.


  9. Congo-Brazzaville: To Protect Congo Basin Forest, Ask Local People How to Use ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 |

    Central African governments must include local people when planning how to use land if they want to resolve problems caused by resource-hungry agribusiness and mining companies that have put the Congo Basin rainforest under pressure in recent years, experts say. "Cameroon and other Central African countries need national forest laws and forest zoning plans that are developed after proper consultation and with the involvement of local forest communities," said Samuel Nguiffo who heads the Cameroon-based Centre for Environment and Development .


  10. Constantine names team for Morocco friendly this FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Umupira

    Briton Stephen Constantine will on Friday name his team for the upcoming friendly match against Morocco scheduled for November 14 in Marrakech. Morocco Football Federation will cover airfare expenses for Rwanda national tea in a game which Amavubi will use to enhance their preparations ahead of the 2014 Cecafa Challenge Cup which is yet to get a host following the withdrawal of Ethiopia.


  11. Analysis - Beyond Burkina Faso, Africa's 'Black Spring' hopes may be prematureRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Star Online

    Inspired by protests in Burkina Faso that ousted one of Africa's longest-serving leaders, opposition activists across much of the continent are hoping for a "Black Spring" to mirror the Arab Spring. The experience of Clement Mierassa suggests their hopes are premature.


  12. Congo Brazzaville officials Rwanda policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Living in Rwanda

    A delegation of officials from the National Commission against corruption in Congo Brazzaville visited the Rwanda National Police headquarters in Kacyiru, yesterday, and commended the force for its effective approaches in fighting graft and gender-based violence. The team led by Dr. Bernard Tchikaya, a commissioner in the Congo anti-graft docket was received by Assistant Commissioner of Police Damas Gatare, Commissioner for Public Relations and Community Policing and other senior officers, who briefed them on the RNP initiatives against corruption and GBV.


  13. Burkina Faso: Not so pretty nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Economist

    MOST countries must wait a generation or more to see a popular revolution against a democratically elected leader, a coup d'A tat by uniformed officers or a power struggle within a military junta. Burkina Faso lived through all three in the space of less than a week.


  14. Gabon profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Newsday

    Ali Ben Bongo was declared the winner of the presidential election on 3 September 2009. He had been widely tipped to succeed his father, Omar Bongo, who died in June after 42 years in power.


  15. Congo-Brazzaville: Fifty Shades of PoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 |

    Casimir Yoka sits on a plastic lawn chair outside his home in Pointe-Noire, Republic of Congo's economic capital on the Atlantic Ocean. The 52-year-old stock manager works at the nearby port and makes no apologies for the small tumbler of whisky that sits at his feet.


  16. MobileIron Announces Partnership with Leading African Mobile Operator MTNRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    MobileIron , the leader in enterprise mobility management , today announced its reseller partnership with MTN Business, the enterprise business unit of MTN. MTN Business will offer MobileIron's platform as part of the on-premise offering within its Enterprise Mobility Management , a recently launched groundbreaking suite of services.


  17. Africa Cup of Nations football: South Africa delay naming Meyiwa successorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Times of Oman

    A file photo taken on November 10, 2013 shows Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa posing for a team picture ahead of the African Champions League second leg final between South Africa's Orlando Pirates and Egypt's Al-Ahly in Cairo. Photo - AFP Johannesburg: South Africa coach 'Shakes' Mashaba said on Tuesday he will name a successor to slain captain Senzo Meyiwa on the eve of an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan.


  18. Ghana to play Nigeria in friendlyRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 |

    ... ll icons such as Brazil's Pele also invited for the occasion. The 2015 All-Africa Games will be hosted in Brazzaville, Congo.


  19. Morocco given ultimatum over Africa Cup of NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | New Vision

    MOROCCO have until November 8 to decide whether to host the Africa Cup of Nations after a meeting Monday with the Confederation of African Football to discuss a postponement of the tournament because of the Ebola epidemic. Morocco have called for the January 17-February 8 event to be pushed back because of fears that an influx of several hundred thousand supporters could spread the virus which has killed more than 4,950 people in West Africa.


  20. 2015 Afcon: Congo can't stop us - KeshiRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Vanguard

    Reinstated chief coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, has said that he was honoured to be recalled to the national team, but insisted that the focus is on the forthcoming Nations Cup qualifiers against Congo Republic and the final game against South Africa, which will be played at the newly constructed Akwa Ibom International Stadium in Uyo. "We have the players who can do Nigeria proud in the remaining qualifier games and I know somehow we will make it to the finals and retain our trophy," said Keshi.