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African Games logo, mascot and website unveiled

Ghana’s Minister of Youth and Sports Mustapha Ussif together with the Accra 2023 African Games Organising Committee last month unveiled the logo, mascot and website for the African Games. Kwame Nkurumah University of Science and Technology student Tracey Ampah Oppong...

Chisora loses rematch

Following a controversial result in the initial bout in May, Zimbabwean born British heavyweight boxer Derek Chisora squared off with Joseph Parker in a rematch at the Manchester AO Arena. Also, read Chisora Warrior- New merchandise range launched Chisora was floored...

South Africa crowned as the Region 5 Youth Games Champions

Despite withdrawing their team from participating in the Region 5 Youth Games halfway through the competition due to an outbreak of the omicron pandemic, South Africa was crowned as the Region 5 Youth Games Champions. South Africa won 76medals comprising...

IOC adds three sports to Los Angeles program

The International Olympic Committee this week added skateboarding, surfing and sport climbing to the Los Angeles 2028 Olympic program. Boxing, weight lighting, and modern pentathlon have been left out of the 2028 Olympic program. During a press conference this week...

Mutsinzi Butera John Alex appointed WABA Public Relations Officer

Mutsinzi Butera John Alex the Founding member of the Rwanda Boxing Academy and the current PRO of Rwanda Boxing Federation has been appointed as the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of WABA. The appointment of Mutsinzi was announced today by the...

Former Namibian Minister of Health and Social Services appointed to head WABA Medical Department

The immediate former Namibian Minister of Health and Social Services and later special adviser to the Namibian Vice President on medical matters Dr Bernard Haufiku has been appointed to head WABA's Medical Department. The term is valid for four...

Henry Mainly Spain appointed WABA Vice President

Former Vice President of the Ghanaian Boxing Authority Dr Henry Mainly Spain has been appointed as the Vice President in charge of finance by the World Alliance of Boxing. The Ghanaian is an avid sportsman with deep roots in the...

Coventry not seeking another term as IOC Athletes’ Commission chair

Despite being eligible to seek another four-year stint on the IOC Athletes' Commission, Zimbabwe Olympian Kirsty Coventry will not be standing for re-election to the body. The Olympic swimmer was elected as the Chair of the IOC Athletes' Commission during...

Manyuchi appointed WABA Goodwill Ambassador

The board of directors of the World Alliance Boxing Association convened a virtual meeting to deliberate on various developments happening within the global boxing body, and in the process, a unanimous decision to accord Charles Manyuchi with an honorary...

Manyuchi meets President Mnangagwa

Zimbabwean boxer Charles Manyuchi has become the latest athlete to meet President Mnangagwa. President Mnangagwa had invited the boxer to the States House to congratulate him on his recent victory. Manyuchi achieved one of the greatest milestones in boxing that has...



Botswana football association release the resumption of football guidelines

Yesterday Botswana football association released the resumption of football guidelines. The return to football guidelines was compelled by Botswana football association with guidance from their...