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Cameroon reach Brazil playoffs
Aurelien Chedjou's heroics sink Libya to give the 'Indomitable Lions' the last place in Africa's World Cup playoffs.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 18:59 GMT
Ethiopia qualify at expense of South Africa
Nigeria ease past Malawi to join Ethiopia in the final round of African qualifying for the 2014 World Cup.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 20:22 GMT
Unite4Mandela starts at Soccer City
A sporting double header kicks off in tribute to Nelson Mandela but pricing of event highlights nation's divisions.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 16:19 GMT
Profile: Soumaila Cisse
Soumaila Cisse finished a distant second in the first round and hopes to do better in Sunday's presidential run-off.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 04:44 GMT
AFCON still has a long way to go
African Cup of Nations organisers reveal profit but with continent's economic factors struggle to commercialise event.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 11:02 GMT
Malians vote amid threats of violence
Millions set to exercise their ballot to choose new president nearly a year after military coup and subsequent war.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2013 18:50 GMT
Mali votes: Views from street
As Malians go to the polls, hopes are high the election will bring a better future.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2013 10:46 GMT
Gunmen abduct election staff in northern Mali
Poll officials were in the northern city of Kidal to plan the distribution of ID cards when they were seized.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 05:32 GMT
Songs of Freedom and Exile
Forced to flee their homes, a Tuareg singer and her band reflect on their identity and self-determination.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 08:27 GMT
Mali signs ceasefire deal with Tuareg rebels
Deal would pave way for army and civilian administrators to return to rebel-held region before planned polls next month.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2013 21:16 GMT
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