Sports

Tanzania Beat Rwanda 3-2 As CECAFA Women's Cup Enters 2nd Day

0 Visits: 296 | Tuesday September 13, 2016 - 10:52:58
KAMPALA- In what was seen as a game full of skills since the Cecafa women's championship kicked off in Uganda, Tanzania's girls thumped their Rwandan counterparts 3-2 in their first group B match on Monday.

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CECAFA Women's Championship Kicks off in Uganda

0 Visits: 319 | Monday September 12, 2016 - 09:58:23
KAMPALA- Burundi thrashed Zanzibar as Crested Cranes of Uganda were humiliated by Kenya in the opening group A matches of the Cecafa Women's championship being played at the technical centre facility in Uganda's industrial town of Jinja.

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Ethiopia 'Hero' Runner Gets Asylum Donations After Oromo Protest Sign

0 Visits: 506 | Thursday August 25, 2016 - 09:13:08
A crowd-funding campaign has raised more than $40,000 (£30,000) to help Ethiopia's Olympic marathon silver medallist Feyisa Lilesa seek asylum.

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Mo Farah Does The Double, U.S. Clean Up

0 Visits: 246 | Sunday August 21, 2016 - 08:15:40
RIO DE JANEIRO- Briton Mo Farah joined the ranks of the all-time distance greats on Saturday by becoming just the second man to retain both Olympic track long distance titles after adding a brilliant 5,000m gold to his 10,000 at the Rio Games.

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Rio 2016: Somali Sprinter Hailed As 'Inspiration' Despite Finishing Slower Than Most High School Girls

0 Visits: 445 | Monday August 15, 2016 - 10:24:33
World class athletes are not supposed to get props just for their effort. But Somalia's Maryan Nuh Muse should be that exception.

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Did BBC Radio Presenter Go Too Far With 'Racist' Somali Olympic Sailing Team Joke?

0 Visits: 323 | Friday August 12, 2016 - 17:17:13
A BBC radio presenter has made reference to Somalian pirates while discussing the Somali Olympic team's results at a sailing event in Rio .

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Emotions Mixed for Two-Person Somali Olympic Team

0 Visits: 626 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 09:04:02
Worldwide coverage of the Rio Olympics' opening ceremony was dominated by the countries with the biggest teams and those with the most glamorous uniforms.

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Medical Services During Inter-state Tournament Praised

0 Visits: 308 | Thursday August 04, 2016 - 18:34:30
MOGADISHU- The medical services were very high quality during the inaugural edition of the Inter-state tournament. The Somali Football Federation Medical department made everything possible to get an adequate and better treatment for players, fans and officials.

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Puntland Region Wins Somali Inter-state Football Tourney Cup

0 Visits: 304 | Wednesday July 27, 2016 - 20:10:50
MOGADISHU- Although they were shocked by an early goal from their opponent's side, the semiautonomous Somali regional state of Puntland clinched a great victory after defeating Jubbaland state rivals 5-3 on penalties to lift the country's first ever Inter-state football competition on Tuesday.

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Djibouti Telecom Makes Second Victory to Win the Djibouti Cup

0 Visits: 652 | Sunday July 24, 2016 - 12:19:32
DJIBOUTI- Djibouti telecom football club has won the Djibouti cup to gain their second major football victory of the year after beating Dikhil FC rivals 4-2 in the final match over the weekend.

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