The troubled African Athletics Championships at Asaba in the Nigeria Delta suffered further ignominy today as Tanzania withdrew citing poor organisation and security concerns - but the second day of competition ended with some world-class performances on the track and infield.
The African nations of the Democratic Republic of Congo and Tanzania as well as the Caribbean island of Sint Maarten have all been handed membership to the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) on the opening day of the International Federation's second Congress in Botswana.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has announced that Tanzania has become the 187th country to ratify the UNESCO International Convention against Doping in Sport.
Another three countries have seen the Queen’s Baton Relay for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast come to their shores after it passed through Tanzania, Seychelles and Mauritius.
World Sailing’s Rob Holden has praised the quality of coaching in Tanzania but believes the country need to establish allocated areas to help grow the sport and hone the talents of promising sailors.
South Africa close in on FIH Women's African Championships title after running riot against Tanzania
South Africa thrashed Tanzania 27-0 in Johannesburg to move within touching distance of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Women's African Championships title.
Egypt’s men began life at the International Hockey Federation (FIH) African Championships with a thumping 22-0 win over Tanzania in Pool B in Johannesburg.