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  1. Football: Nigeria suffer Nations Cup shock, draw for GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Times of Oman

    Congo's Gandze Cesai vies for the ball with Nigeria's Mikel Obi during the 2015 African Cup of Nations qualifying football match between Nigeria and Congo Brazzaville, at the Esuene Stadium, in Calabar. Photo - AFP Johannesburg: Holders Nigeria were handed a shock defeat at the start of the group phase of African Nations Cup qualifying on Saturday while Ghana also still seemed to be nursing a World Cup hangover.

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  2. Cameroon begin life without Eto'o with comfortable winRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | Arab Times

    JOHANNESBURG, Sept 6, : Defending champions Nigeria suffered a stunning 3-2 home loss to Congo Brazzaville Saturday on matchday 1 of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifying competition. It was the first defeat in 47 home matches for the Super Eagles since qualifying started 48 years ago and the first time they conceded three goals at home in an eliminator.

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  3. African champions Nigeria suffer shock Afcon defeat to Congo BrazzavilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Congo Brazzaville beat African champions Nigeria 3-2 away in Calabar to begin their African Cup of Nations qualifying campaign with one of the biggest shocks in African football history. The Super Eagles fell apart in quite extraordinary fashion in Calabar - a reflection perhaps of the chaos engulfing Nigerian football at the moment.

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  4. Nigeria/Congo-Brazzaville: Congo-Brazzaville Upset Super EaglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Congo pulled off a major upset by edging reigning champions, Nigeria 3-2 in their Group A clash on Saturday away in Calabar. A brace from dangerman Bifouma Thievy and the other from Prince Oniangue powered the Diables Rouges to victory whilst Efe Ambrose and substitute Gbolahan Salami scored for the Super Eagles.

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  5. Cranes Dare to dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    Africa Cup of Nations Cup qualifiers. Uganda's last two competitive visits to Ghana have been mixed; managing a 1-1 draw in the 2004 Nations Cup campaign but losing 2-0 in the 2006 World Cup qualifiers.

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  6. 2015 Nations Cup: Group stage of qualifying beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    The group stage of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers begins on Friday as 28 countries chase 15 places at January's finals, hoping to join hosts Morocco. Much of the build-up has been dominated by uncertainty over the venues of several ties due to the deadly Ebola virus.

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  7. Gold medallist wants another chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | New Vision

    By Gabriel Esiku All Africa Games 100m champion, Christine Akullo, has appealed for corporate and individual support to enable her perfect her skills. Akullo, who won gold in the visually impaired category for the country during the 2011 Games in Maputo, Mozambique, is looking forward to defending her title during the 2015 edition in Brazzaville Congo.

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  8. Black Maidens vice management boss cries for non-payment of qualification bonusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Vice Chairman for the Ghana ' s female U17 team Samuel Oduro Nyarko wants the qualification bonus of the team paid, seven months after the FIFA U17 Women ' s World Cup ended. The Black Maidens crashed out of the World Cup held in Costa Rica after suffering a plethora of poor officiating against Italy in the quarter-finals.

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  9. 5 Startups from Developing CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | TMCnet

    When you hear the word "startup," you might think of an up and coming tech company in Silicon Valley or a mobile app company based in a garage in New York.

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  10. Rwanda turns focus to 2016 CHANRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Umupira

    AMAVUBI HEAD COACH Stephen Constantine is staying put despite Caf sanctions off disqualifying Rwanda from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

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  11. CAF reject Rwanda Africa Cup appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | New Vision

    African football governing body CAF have rejected an appeal by Rwanda against their disqualification from the 2015 Cup of Nations qualifiers.

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  12. Rwanda disqualified from Afcon qualifiers, Congo qualifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Umukino

    The appeal filed by Rwanda Football Federation to the CAf Board of Appeal has turned out unsuccessful, according to Rwanda Football Federation.

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  13. Congo-Kinshasa: Chimpanzees Airlifted From DR Congo Supermarket to SanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Two chimpanzees that spent the past year living behind a supermarket in Kinshasa were airlifted by United Nations peacekeepers on 24 August to a permanent sanctuary in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, in a joint effort between the Congolese wildlife authority , Gorilla Doctors, the Lwiro Centre for Primate Rehabilitation , and the Great ... (more)

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  14. 2015 AFCON Qualifiers: Rwanda lose appeal against expulsionRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Yakubu Salisu The Confederation of African Football has rejected an appeal by Rwanda against their disqualification from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations .

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  15. 2015 AFCON Qualifiers: CAF Rejects Rwanda's Appeal Against ExpulsionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The Confederation of African Football has rejected an appeal by Rwanda against their disqualification from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations .

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  16. West Africa battles Ebola sporting quarantineRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Abidjan: The widening Ebola virus crisis has caused sporting chaos with Sierra Leone having to field all players from outside the country in the African Cup of Nations to avoid a growing quarantine.

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  17. Central African Republic: A History of Violence, But Now a Chance For PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Townhall

    With little Western fanfare, outside of a US State Department press release, the Central African Republic late last month established a new transitional government.

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  18. Cameroon: Congo Brazzaville - Chinese Company to Cultivate CassavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    China Geo-Engineering Corporation International Ltd, CGCINT with headquarters in Beijing, China is seeking some 30,000 hectares of land in the Congolese economic and industrial metropolis, Pointe-Noire to invest in cassava cultivation, Africa Time reported.

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  19. Football: West Africa battles Ebola sporting quarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The widening Ebola virus crisis has caused sporting chaos, with Sierra Leone having to field all players from outside the country in the African Cup of Nations to avoid a growing quarantine.

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  20. Ferwafa poised ahead of appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Umupira

    The Rwanda Football Federation is convinced that the outcome of Wednesday's hearing at the CAF headquarters in Cairo will be in their favour.

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