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Ethiopia’s St George set up Mazembe tie

Ethiopia’s St George were held to a 1-1 draw in Seychelles by St Michel United but still advanced 4-1 on aggregate in the African Champions League on Saturday. St George took the lead through Ramkel Lok in the first-half with the hosts equalising after the break. The ...

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February 27th, 2016

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Heart issue halts Alhaji Kamara’s season

Alhaji Kamara helped IFK Norrkoping win the Swedish championship last season Sierra Leone and IFK Norrkoping striker Alhaji Kamara will not play again this season because of a heart defect, the Swedish champions said on Friday. The issue was found when he underwent a ...

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February 27th, 2016

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Africa in pictures: 19-25 February 2016

A selection of photos from around the African continent this week. Image copyright Reuters Image caption On Sunday, a man in Niger’s capital, Niamey, fixes a muzzle to his camel to keep it from biting. Image copyright EPA Image caption The next day, Zimbabwe’s ...

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February 27th, 2016

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Welling sign Kargbo amid fixing claims

Ibrahim Kargbo has a trial with Swindon Town in 2014 Welling United have signed former Sierra Leone captain Ibrahim Kargbo, who is banned from playing in the Netherlands over match-fixing claims. Dutch football’s governing body, KNVB, alleges he was involved in trying ...

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February 27th, 2016

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Siasia replaces Oliseh for Nigeria

Samson Siasia will take charge of Nigeria’s upcoming Nations Cup qualifiers Nigeria have reappointed Samson Siasia as coach following the resignation of Sunday Oliseh earlier on Friday. The Nigeria Football Federation have ensured a coach is in place for March’s ...

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February 27th, 2016

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Siasia replaces Oliseh for Nigeria

Samson Siasia will take charge of Nigeria’s upcoming Nations Cup qualifiers Nigeria have reappointed Samson Siasia as coach following the resignation of Sunday Oliseh earlier on Friday. The Nigeria Football Federation have ensured a coach is in place for March’s ...

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February 27th, 2016

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VIDEO: Maize farming in SA at critical low

South Africa’s economy is in serious trouble. First there was the contraction of the mining industry, followed by the retrenchment in manufacturing and now the farmers are facing a crisis. The major cause of the country’s agricultural problems is the ...

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February 27th, 2016

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VIDEO: Customise your car, sir?

A group of young mechanics in South Africa are making a living remodelling the interiors of ordinary cars, adding bespoke, colourful and fresh features. The BBC went to meet the founders of White Wall Boys, David Gumede and Lesego Legoale, to find out how it all started. ...

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February 27th, 2016

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VIDEO: Customise your car, sir?

A group of young mechanics in South Africa are making a living remodelling the interiors of ordinary cars, adding bespoke, colourful and fresh features. The BBC went to meet the founders of White Wall Boys, David Gumede and Lesego Legoale, to find out how it all started. ...

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February 26th, 2016

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VIDEO: Elephants chase US politician in Africa

A herd of elephants have charged at a vehicle carrying a US senator in Mozambique while he was on a fact-finding mission about poaching. Arizona senator Jeff Flake posted a video of the incident on Twitter, saying: “These elephants have no respect for a fellow ...

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February 26th, 2016

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