Durban

By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Mar 22nd, 2013
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In a recent review ‘Will SA’S new friends turn out so different from the West?’ ) about a public debate on 28 February over the coming Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) heads-of-state summit, South Africa’s leading foreign policy journalist, Peter Fabricius, chose insults, perhaps to avo...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Feb 14th, 2013
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14 Feb 2013 Honourable Speaker of the National Assembly, Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP); Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly and Deputy Chairperson of the NCOP; Deputy President of the Republic, Honourable Kgalema Motlanthe; Former President Thabo Mbeki and Mrs Mbeki, For...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 9th, 2013
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The Stallions are set to make history while the Super Eagles are hoping to win the Nations Cup trophy for a third time The route to qualification for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations tournament was different for both sides. While the Super Eagles walloped Liberia 6-1, the Stallions needed a stoppage ti...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 6th, 2013
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Mali goalkeeper Mamadou Samassa is set to return to the starting XI for Wednesday’s Africa Cup of Nations semi-final against Nigeria after suspension. His replacement, Soumalia Diakite, will drop to the bench, despite saving two penalties in the quarter-final shoot-out win against hosts South A...
By IndepthAfrica
In Burkina Faso
Feb 4th, 2013
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Most champions receive a trophy – or a cash bonus. But at the African Cup of Nations, an international soccer tournament featuring the continent’s top 16 teams, at least one the nations has been offered something it’s much more difficult to put a price to – sex. After topping African giants the Ivory...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 27th, 2013
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Hosts South Africa and debutants Cape Verde Islands reached the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals after a dramatic finale to Group A on Sunday. South Africa came from behind twice to draw 2-2 with Morocco in Durban and Cape Verde scored twice in the final 10 minutes to defeat Angola 2-1 in the fir...
By IndepthAfrica
In Burkina Faso
Jan 27th, 2013
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Hosts South Africa finished top of Group A after their dramatic 2-2 draw with Morocco in Durban knocked the North Africans out of the tournament. Knowing a win would take them through, Morocco twice led – only to exit the finals, as Cape Verde beat Angola 2-1. After Issam El Adoua headed home 1...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 25th, 2013
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Johannesburg – Tickets for the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) match between Bafana Bafana and Morocco on Sunday are sold out, the SA Football Association (Safa) said on Friday. Safa president Kirsten Nematandani, speaking in Johannesburg, urged those with tickets to the match to turn out in their numb...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 24th, 2013
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Cape Town – Bafana Bafana have begun to restore the fans’ faith after the team broke their scoring jinx in sensational style against Angola in their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) clash in Durban on Wednesday. Bafana climbed to the top of the Group A standings as they eased past Angola in ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 23rd, 2013
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Durban – Cape Verde pulled off their second surprising result of the Africa Cup of Nations, and did hosts South Africa a big favour, as they held Morocco to a 1-1 draw at Moses Mabhida Stadium on Wednesday. Although Cape Verde were unable to hold onto the lead provided by a 36th-minute goal fro...