Political disputes surrounding the African Games have eased after the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between sporting and Governmental bodies.
Eight Nigerian athletes-including four gold medallists from last year's All-Africa Games, have been banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) after testing positive for illegal substances, according to the country’s Sports Minister Solomon Dalung.
Eight unidentified competitors at the recent All-Africa Games in Brazzaville have produced adverse analytical findings (AAFs), in spite of a doping control programme severely criticised as “ineffective from the start” by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) independent observer.
Competition at the 2015 All-Africa Games drew to a close in the Republic of Congo’s capital city Brazzaville, with Egypt ending top of the medals table after securing 78 gold medals at the 16-day event.
Marie Josee Talou has completed the 100/200 metre sprint title double at the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville.
Namibia’s Ananias Shinkongo won gold in the men’s 100 metre T11 final on day 14 of the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville.
There was golden glory for Ivory Coast in both the men's and women's 100m as the All-Africa Games continued in Brazzaville today.
Cameroon's Mbumi Nkuindjin tops triple jump podium on opening day of All-Africa Games athletics action
Cameroon’s Joelle Mbumi Nkuindjin claimed the women’s triple jump gold medal on the opening day of athletics at the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville.
Zimbabwe's Kirsty Coventry completed a "triple triple" of winning the same three individual swimming events at each of the last three All-African Games on the final night of action in the pool at Brazzaville 2015.
Meron Teshome Hagos claimed cycling gold for Eritrea as the All-Africa Games continued in Brazzaville today.
South Africa and Nigeria raced to team cycling time trial golds at the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville today.
The badminton singles finalists have been decided at the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville with South Africa guaranteed a gold medal in the men's event.
Zimbabwe's International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Kirsty Coventry won a high-quality 100 metres backstroke race today at the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville as South African star Chad Le Clos broke a championship Record en route to his second gold.
World champion Chad Le Clos romped to a 100 metres butterfly victory today on another day of South African domination in the pool at the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville as karate player Innocent Okemba won a first gold medal for hosts Republic of Congo.
Van der Burgh leads South African swimming charge after Papal message of support for All-Africa Games
South Africa's London 2012 Olympic champion Cameron van der Burgh confirmed his status as one of the biggest stars on show at the All Africa Games in Brazzaville by winning 100 metres breaststroke gold today after the event received a special good luck message from Pope Francis.