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  1. Grenade kills up to three at Guinea football barRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | New Vision

    Guineas defender Fode Camara heads the ball with Ivory Coasts forward Wilfried Bony during the 2015 African Cup of Nations group D football match between Ivory Coast and Guinea in Malabo on January 20, 2015. The explosion occurred late Tuesday as Guinea opened the scoring in what ended as a 1-1 draw against Ivory Coast.

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  2. Pool: Transfer clash onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | New Vision

    By Samson Opus Newly Promoted Clubs - Icon Nansana and Boat Pool Clubs are flexing their financial power in the player transfer exercise going on currently. The exercise will pave way for the start of the new Pool Association of Uganda season due to start with the national league in March.

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  3. Golf: Kirabo targets Namakula's positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | New Vision

    By Michael Nsubuga After winning her 8th career trophy at the 12th edition of the juniors' mini golf tournament, Doreen Kirabo is looking forward to becoming a Ugandan champion. The 15-year old S2 student at Kololo SS in Kampala, started the game at six years and is now one of the handicapped golfers who compete alongside senior lady golfers.

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  4. E.Guinea claim conspiracy behind disallowed goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | New Vision

    Equatorial Guineas security forces walk in Ebebiyin stadium during the 2015 African Cup of Nations group B football match between Zambia and Democratic Republic of the Congo in Ebebiyin on January 18, 2015. AFP PHOTO Equatorial Guinea have lodged an official complaint with Africa Cup of Nations' organisers CAF claiming a conspiracy was behind their disallowed goal in the opening 1-1 draw with Congo Brazzaville.

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  5. Burkina Faso aim to bounce back against hosts in Nations CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Beaten finalists only two years ago, Burkina Faso will be seeking a win on Wednesday against equally desperate Africa Cup of Nations hosts Equatorial Guinea after both teams lost on opening day. Gabon's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during the Africa Cup of Nations match against Burkina Faso in Bata on January 17, 2015 The second Group A game on Wednesday will pitch Congo Brazzaville against leaders Gabon, who looked impressive when they saw off Burkina Faso 2-0 over the weekend.

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  6. Group D favourites on ropes already in Cup of NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | West Australian

    Group D favourites Cameroon and the Ivory Coast breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday as both came from behind to draw their opening matches at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea. A goal down and a man down against Guinea after the sending-off of Gervinho, the Ivorians had substitute Seydou Doumbia to thank for salvaging a point from a 1-1 draw in the first game of the day at the Estadio de Malabo.

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  7. Football: Group D favourites on ropes already in Cup of NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Group D favourites Cameroon and the Ivory Coast breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday as both came from behind to draw their opening matches at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea. Guinea's defender Fode Camara heads the ball with Ivory Coast's forward Wilfried Bony during their 2015 African Cup of Nations group D football match in Malabo.

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  8. When it comes to Africa, China's inroads are just getting startedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | China Daily

    ... and construction companies in Africa. One was going to live in Equatorial Guinea; the other was bound for Brazzaville, Congo. "I said to them, are your parents nervous, and they giggled, it was really cute," Cook said. "But that's what China's doing ...

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  9. Gabon/Congo-Brazzaville: Panthers' Fans Hopeful Against CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Gabon hope the large support from the stands will once again drive them forward when they take on Congo-Brazzaville in their second Group A clash at the African Nations Cup finals in Equatorial Guinea on Wednesday. "The Panthers" had plenty of support in the stands in Bata during their opening 2-0 win over fancied Burkina Faso last Saturday, with fans flooding across the border to cheer on their side, now firmly ensconced as Dark Horses for the title.

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  10. Burkina Faso/Equatorial Guinea: High Stakes for Hosts, Stallions in Second Afcon MatchRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Burkina Faso know they need to bounce back with a win against hosts Equatorial Guinea in Bata on Wednesday to keep their quarter-final hopes alive at the African Nations Cup after being the only side in Group A to lose their opener. Defeat in their second game, coupled with just a draw for Gabon against Congo-Brazzaville, and the 2013 finalists will be heading home early.

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  11. AFCON: Burkina Faso aim to bounce backRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | New Vision

    A supporter gestures ahead of the 2015 African Cup of Nations group C football match between Ghana and Senegal in Mongomo on January 19, 2015. AFP PHOTO Beaten finalists only two years ago, Burkina Faso will be seeking a win on Wednesday against equally desperate Africa Cup of Nations hosts Equatorial Guinea after both teams lost on opening day.

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  12. Gabon wins as hosts held in Cup of NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Umukino

    Gabon's forward Pierre-Emerick Aubemeyang in action during the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Group A match against Burkina Faso at Bata Stadium in Bata on January 17 Gabon seized control of Group A after the opening round of matches at the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, beating Burkina Faso 2-0 while hosts Equatorial Guinea drew with Congo Brazzaville. Jorge Costa's Panthers triumphed in Bata thanks to a goal in each half, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's opener after 19 minutes being followed by a Malick Evouna strike on 72 minutes.

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  13. Oil firm PA Resources risks liquidation after $259 mln writedownRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Reuters

    Swedish oil and gas firm PA Resources will write down the value of its assets by 2.1 billion Swedish crowns due to the plunge in oil prices and may be forced to go into liquidation, the company said on Tuesday. "The loss arising from the impairment charge will most likely result in the company's shareholders' equity being less than one-half of the registered share capital.

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  14. Africa Cup of Nations: The best of day oneRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Umupira

    Gabon's forward Pierre-Emerick Aubemeyang in action during the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Group A match against Burkina Faso at Bata Stadium in Bata on January 17 After a build-up dominated by off-field anxieties, the action finally began on the pitch on Saturday as the 30th Africa Cup of Nations kicked off in Equatorial Guinea. Making sure games are not played in empty stadia - as was often the case when Equatorial Guinea co-hosted the 2012 finals with Gabon - has been just one of the many challenges facing the Confederation of African Football and the local organising committee in the run-up to the finals.

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  15. First Czech dog flies to Congo to help fight ivory smugglersRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Prague Daily Monitor

    Cama, a specially trained female Belgian shepherd dog, is the first Czech dog that will help fight ivory smugglers in the Republic of the Congo, the project's spokesman Pavel Kaspar told CTK yesterday. Cama, 2, and her coach Hana Boehme will leave for Congolese capital Brazzaville, over 6000km southwards of Prague, on February 15. Cama "will help the customs officers in the capital city detect ivory, save pangolins, the unique scaly mammals, and also gorillas, and detect the meat of the local wild species, known as bushmeat, which has been subject to extensive trafficking and has also been smuggled to Europe," Kaspar said.

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  16. Cup of Nations winner to reap financial rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | New Vision

    The 16 teams at the Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea will share a total of $10 million with the champions earning $1.5 million the Confederation of African Football said. The beaten finalists will receive a million dollars with the other two semi-finalists taking home $750,000 each.

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  17. KCCA off to SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | New Vision

    By Swalley Kenyi Friendly matches Tomorrow El Merriekh v KCCA Thursday KCCA v Al Hilal CAF Champions League February 14 KCCA v Cosmos de Bafi a Kampala City Council football club manager Ahmed Kabuye believes the club's friendly matches against Sudanese giants El Merriekh SC and Al Hilal will prepare the Lugogo-based club adequately ahead of the CAF Champions League next month. "We expect these games to impact on the team positively" Kabuye explained.

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  18. Dance Immersion Announces Programming for Queens CallingRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Leading up to February's Black History Month, dance Immersion is announcing the programming details for its 2015 Showcase Presentation: Queens Calling , a celebration of sisterhood, kinship and womanhood by eight diverse female choreographers from across Canada, the U.S. and the U.K. Dedicated to the 219 girls tragically abducted from a boarding school in Chibok, Nigeria, this powerful evening of dance is also part of TD Bank's Then and Now Series for Black History Month, and runsFebruary 6-7 at Harbourfront Centre Theatre .

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  19. dance Immersion to Celebrate Female Choreographers in 2015 Queens Calling, 2/6-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Leading up to February's Black History Month, dance Immersion is announcing the programming details for its 2015 Showcase Presentation: Queens Calling, a celebration of sisterhood, kinship and womanhood by eight diverse female choreographers from across Canada, the U.S. and the U.K. Dedicated to the 219 girls tragically abducted from a boarding school in Chibok, Nigeria, this powerful evening of dance is also part of TD Bank's Then and Now Series for Black History Month, and runs February 6-7 at Harbourfront Centre Theatre .

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  20. .com | Aussie budget airline aims to launch shortest flight in the worldRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | News24

    Cameroon's airline Camair-Co is said to be the operator of the world's shortest flight route, covering just 32 kilometres between Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo in about 30-mins. But now an Australian budget airline, FlyNiki aims to edge into the title based on speed.

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