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Ahly and Etoile to renew rivalry

Egyptian giants Al Ahly have been drawn alongside Tunisians Etoile du Sahel in the group stage of the Confederation Cup. The pair met in the 2005 Champions League final, with Ahly winning 3-0 on aggregate, and again two years later (pictured) when Etoile got their revenge ...

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April 29th, 2014

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DR Congo rivals to face each other

Democratic Republic of Congo clubs TP Mazembe and AS Vita Club have been drawn together in the group stage of the Champions League. TP Mazemebe, runners-up in last year’s Confederation Cup, and Vita are fierce rivals and their pairing may well benefit fellow Group A ...

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April 29th, 2014

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Libyan barracks hit by car bomb

29 April 2014 Last updated at 10:13 The government has struggled to consolidate control over Libya since the civil war that ousted Col Gaddafi A car bomb has exploded at the gates of a military barracks near the airport in the Libyan city of Benghazi, killing two soldiers, ...

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April 29th, 2014

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2015 qualifying is tight

Uganda coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has voiced his concerns over the fixture schedule for the 2015 Nations Cup qualifiers. Forty-nine teams will be whittled down to 15 over only six months. Micho’s side will have to play 10 matches to reach the final in

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April 28th, 2014

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Anger over Somali diplomat’s arrest

28 April 2014 Last updated at 14:50 The security operation has targeted many Somalis Somalia has condemned the arrest of one of its diplomats in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, during a security operation to flush out illegal immigrants and militant Islamists. Siyad Mohamud ...

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April 28th, 2014

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Nigeria leader under pressure over abducted schoolgirls

28 April 2014 Last updated at 12:13 With some 187 girls still missing two weeks after they were abducted from a school in north-eastern Nigeria, the government is under growing pressure, reports BBC Nigeria correspondent Will Ross. The agonising wait goes on. Almost two ...

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April 28th, 2014

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VIDEO: Has South Africa kept its promises?

It is 20 years since the end of white-minority rule in South Africa, when the African National Congress (ANC) came to power. The ANC had waged a decades-long struggle to implement the 1956 Freedom Charter – a document aimed at promoting equality and fairness for all. ...

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April 28th, 2014

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Top award for toxic dump campaigner

28 April 2014 Last updated at 08:15 By Mark Kinver Environment reporter, BBC News Mr D’Sa said he would not be prevented from standing up for the truth An anti-toxic dump campaigner in South Africa has been recognised with a prestigious environmental award. Desmond ...

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Aid workers killed in CAR clinic

28 April 2014 Last updated at 10:22 Looters moved in after Muslims were evacuated from Bangui’s PK-12 district over the weekend Three aid workers are among 22 people killed in a rebel attack on a clinic in northern Central African Republic, officials have said. Medical

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Death sentence for Brotherhood chief

28 April 2014 Last updated at 12:13 There were scenes of hysteria among defendants’ relatives outside court when the verdicts were passed A judge at a mass trial in Egypt has recommended the death penalty for 683 people – including Muslim Brotherhood leader ...

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April 28th, 2014

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