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By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 6th, 2013
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Ethiopian Airways have joined the international kickboxing fight between Ugandan Sharif Bukenya and Jarkul Jussulla from Finland scheduled for February 23 at Freedom City. Eddy Gombya, the fight organiser, disclosed the sponsorship but didn’t divulge details of the total package before the offi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 15th, 2012
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A FIFA report into match fixing ahead of the 2010 World Cup has found compelling evidence that one or more games played by Bafana Bafana in the build-up to the global spectacle were fixed. The report identifies various SAFA officials who interacted with the syndicate and FIFA has recommended that fur...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 18th, 2012
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Unlike its senior counterpart, the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup is held every two years, which gives fans a regular opportunity to discover the rising stars of the game. Since the inaugural edition of the competition in 2002, only three nations have lifted the trophy. USA won the first tournamen...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 8th, 2012
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The weather in Los Angeles might be scorching hot right now, but it’s not the only thing sizzling – thanks to the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo. The Real Madrid football star sent pulses racing as he flashed his toned and tanned torso while he was being driven away from a training session ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 4th, 2012
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Gunmen in Nigeria have stormed a Dutch oil barge off the coast, killing two Nigerian navy sailors and kidnapping four foreigners, a naval officer says. The navy has joined the search for the gunmen off the Niger Delta. Two navy sailors, among a group providing security, were wounded in the raid. The ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 20th, 2012
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Bangkok – A South African woman has been arrested at Bangkok airport attempting to smuggle 2kg of crystal methamphetamine, Thai police said on Wednesday. Narcotics police, acting on a tip-off, stopped Adelina Ntshebleng Lephutha Ononiwu, 31, at Suvarnabhumi Airport on Monday after she arrived f...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 1st, 2012
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Harare – A Zimbabwean intelligence agent has been accused of demanding $10 000 from the head of the scandal-plagued national football association to protect him from assassination, state media said on Wednesday. Richard Mubaiwa, a member of the Central Intelligence Organisation, appeared before...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 8th, 2012
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The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has suspended national team coach Norman Mapeza and his assistant on suspicion of being linked to a match-fixing scandal which has led to the suspension of more than 80 players, the governing body said on Wednesday. ZIFA chief executive Jonathan Mashingaidze s...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 1st, 2012
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The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has suspended 80 players, including the core of the national team, on suspicion of being linked to a match-fixing scandal involving Asian betting syndicates, state media reported on Wednesday. ZIFA has set up an independent ethics committee to probe alleged ma...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 14th, 2011
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A South African woman was caught trying to smuggle 1.5 kilograms of cocaine in her dreadlocks on a flight to Bangkok, it was reported today.   South African Nobanda Nolubabalo, 23, was arrested and held in Thailand’s capital yesterday after customs officers allegedly noticed a suspicious w...