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Semenya Misses Tokyo, May be Forced out of Olympics for Good

This could be it for Caster Semenya and the Olympics. Forced out of her favorite race by World Athletics’ testosterone rules, the two-time Olympic champion in the 800 meters took a late shot at qualifying for Tokyo in the 5,000 meters, an event not af…

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African NBA Scout Eyes Talent in BAL Tourney

The inaugural Africa Basketball League tournament is entering the playoff stage. For Sonny Side of Sports, VOA’s Prince Nesta spoke with Sarah Chan, Africa scouting manager for the 2019 NBA champion Toronto Raptors, about her basketball journey and the…

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Covid-19: Morocco Champion of Vaccination – French Media

“Faced with the evolution of the epidemic, the country differentiated itself from other African countries in 2020 with economic and social support measures. Today, Morocco is excelling thanks to a successful launch of a vaccination campaign,” wrote the…

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CAF President Welcomes FRMF’s Commitment to Development of Football in Africa

This commitment was once again demonstrated during the organization of the 43rd CAF General Assembly, which took place on March 12 in Rabat, said Motsepe in a letter to the president of the FRMF, Faouzi Lakjaa.The president of CAF thanked, on this occa…

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Region of Souss-Massa, Canada Discuss Economic Development

These talks, which are part of the opening of the region on its external environment, also focused on the progress of the ” Economic Empowerment of Women in Morocco’s Argan Sector” project (REFAM), funded by Global Affairs Canada to support women worki…

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CAN-2021 Qualifiers (5th and 6th Day): Vahid Halilhodzic Unveils List of Selected Players

Sale – The national coach Vahid Halilhodzic unveiled, Thursday in Sale (Rabat twin city), the list of players for the next games of the African Cup of Nations qualifiers (CAN-2021).At a press conference held at the Mohammed VI soccer Center of Maamoura…

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African Men’s Handball Championship for Clubs Winner’s Cup Relocated from Algeria to Morocco

Abidjan – The African Handball Confederation (CAHB) has decided to relocate the 36th African Men’s Championship for Clubs Winner’s Cup from Algeria to Morocco.Due to the unprecedented health situation and the consequent restrictions in force in Algeria…

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Confed Cup (Gr B/Matchday 2): Coton Sport Edge Renaissance Berkane 2-0

Garoua (Cameroon) – Renaissance Berkane on Wednesday lost 2-0 to Cameroon’s Coton Sport, in Matchday 2 of Group B of the CAF Confederation Cup.Marou opened the score for the hosts in the 54th minute, before Sanou scored the second goal in the 72th minu…

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Laayoune: Spanish Delegation Discusses Prospects for Sports Cooperation with Moroccan Sahara Clubs

Laayoune – A Spanish delegation discussed, Tuesday in Laayoune, the prospects of cooperation in the field of sports with president of the National League of women’s football and the women’s municipal club of Laayoune, Khadija Ila.The Spanish delegation…

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Mauritanian Minister Visits Sports City in Tangier

Tangier – Mauritanian minister of Employment, Youth, and Sports Taleb Ould Sid’Ahmed, visited Wednesday the Sports City in Tangier and its various facilities.”We are visiting the Sports City in Tangier to learn from the pioneering Moroccan experience i…

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