Sports

Somalia Edge Uganda 1-0 to Book Place at CECAFA U-17 Final

0 Visits: 442 | Thursday April 26, 2018 - 10:59:51
MOGADISHU (Somaliupdate Online) — Somalia's Ocean Stars youngsters have made a history to reached CECAFA U-17 championship for the first time after edging Uganda 1-0 on Wednesday.

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Somalia Establishes First Time Badminton Federation

0 Visits: 690 | Thursday February 01, 2018 - 13:02:00
MOGADISHU (Somaliupdate Online) — As Somalia is increasing the number of sports contested in the country, the war-ravaged horn of African nation for the first time established a badminton federation.

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AU Military to Vacate Mogadishu Sports Village in 2018, Says PM Khaire

0 Visits: 948 | Tuesday December 26, 2017 - 15:20:56
MOGADISHU (SomaliUpdate Online) — The African Union peace keeping troops in Somalia will vacate the biggest sports village in the country by 2018, Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire said.

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Somalia's Inter-State Football Tournament Ends with Jubbaland Winning the Cup

0 Visits: 987 | Saturday December 23, 2017 - 18:42:45
MOGADISHU (SomaliUpdate Online) — Jubbaland has lifted the trophy of the second edition of Somali Inter-State football tournament after downing holders Puntland 1-0 in the final match at Stadium Banadir on Friday.

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Somali PM Hopes Soccer to Help Return Real Life

0 Visits: 906 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 08:36:21
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The Prime Minister of the federal government of Somalia, Hassan Ali Kheyre, said that the organization of football tournaments has helped the return of the real life to Somalia.

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Banadir Beats Jubbaland 2-1 at the Opening of 2017 Inter-State Football Tourney in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 883 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 08:17:19
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Hosts from Banadir made a positive start in the second edition of Somalia's Inter-State football tournament 2017 after shocking Jubbaland 2-1 in the opener match at Stadium Banadir on Friday.

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Mogadishu to Host Somalia Inter-State Football Tournament

0 Visits: 1225 | Saturday December 02, 2017 - 08:08:06
KISMAYO (Somali Update Online) — The second edition of Somali Inter-State football tournament has been shifted from would-be hosts, The Jubba land state to the capital Mogadishu, Somali Football Federation confirmed.

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Somali Community Games Kick off in Atlanta, USA

0 Visits: 1020 | Saturday November 25, 2017 - 15:54:55
ATLANTA, USA (Somali Update Online) — Sport teams from eight states of the USA on Thursday converged in Atlanta city of Georgia State for Somali community games during this winter.

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Somalia: AU Forces Begun Vacating Mogadishu Sports Village

0 Visits: 1281 | Monday November 20, 2017 - 10:53:23
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The first batch of AMISOM troops have vacated Mogadishu Stadium which is the biggest sporting facility in the county, Somali ministry for Sport confirmed on Sunday.

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Abidjan Celebrates All Gamers with First and Largest eSport Event in Africa

0 Visits: 1064 | Sunday November 19, 2017 - 13:50:48
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast — On Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th of November, Abidjan was host to the first and largest eSport event in Africa where 256 gamers gathered to compete over 2 days for cash prizes amounting to 8 500 000 FCFA (13 000 Euros) at the Palais de la Culture.

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