The third edition of the African Youth Games got underway today with an Opening Ceremony held in Algiers.
Morocco will have 10 days to confirm a host city for the 2019 African Games if the country are to step in to host the continental event.
Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) are waiting on a decision from Morocco on whether the country will step in to host the 2019 African Games, insidethegames understands.
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.