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World Sports Press Day 2022: Message from the President of ANOCA

There is no gainsaying that sports journalists are our daily partners and companions in all continental and world sports competitions

The African sports press deserves more attention. It participates in showcasing African sport in the global sports arena. There is no gainsaying that sports journalists are our daily partners and companions in all continental and world sports competitions. We very much appreciate the role played by sports journalists during the…

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Paris 2024: We will Deliver on the Promise to Support African Athletes

The ANOCA Athletes’ Support Programme aims to provide support for the preparation and qualification of elite athletes

The Athletes’ Support Programme Commission for the Paris 2024 Summer Olympic Games met at the ANOCA (AfricaOlympic.com) headquarters, Abuja, on 20 and 21 June 2022. It was an in-person session coordinated by the Commission Chair, Seydina Omar Diagne, who opened the deliberations. Then followed the Message of ANOCA President, Hon.…

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Olympism: Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) President, Mustapha Berraf’s Message for Olympic Day 2022

The Power of Sport Must First of All Be the Power of Peace

Sport is a formidable rallying instrument that stirs up all kinds of emotions and passions. These are normal human feelings that must remain so in all purity inherited from nature. Sport involves the whole body of an individual, whatever his race, size, sex, build, looks, appetite, tastes, pleasures etc... Sport…

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2025 Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Road World Championships in Rwanda: Union Cycliste Internationale and Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa join forces to develop African riders

Selected athletes will then be able to train at the UCI WCC in Switzerland or elsewhere in Europe where they will gain appropriate race experience over the next three years

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) (https://AfricaOlympic.com) are delighted to announce that they have joined forces to develop cycling on the African continent in the lead up to the 2025 UCI Road World Championships to be held in Kigali, Rwanda. A…

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ANOCA President's Message on the Occasion of Africa Day 2022: Africa, Sport and Development

The National Olympic Committees of Africa will on 25 May 2022 celebrate Africa Day, with a call for peace and unity

Though our continent is beset by enormous stakes and challenges, it must be noted that it has the human and intellectual potential to shape a bright future for itself. Sport is one of those factors capable of boosting development in Africa, which is inevitable. The National Olympic Committees of Africa…

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Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) brief National Olympic Committees (NOCs) on the implementation of the winter sport project

Communication was also sent to all African NOCs to nominate athletes to participate in this project

The Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) (AfricaOlympic.com), subsequent to the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding with the Gangwon Province, Republic of Korea on 16 March 2022 in Cairo, Egypt, held a briefing meeting with National Olympic Committees (NOCs) on 20 April 2022 to brief them on…

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Puma Supports the Children of Olympafrica

The MoU will focus on providing products to young Sports talents from the fifty (50) Centres of the Olympafrica Foundation spread across the Continent

On 28 March 2022, global sports company PUMA and the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) (AfricaOlympic.com) have joined committed to support the African Children belonging to the Olympafrica Programme by providing footwear apparel and accessories. This historic agreement has been reached between Mr Mustapha Berraf, President ANOCA…

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Africa - International Day of Sport 2022 (April 6): Message from the President of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA), Mr Mustapha Berraf

ANOCA calls on all stakeholders of the African Olympic and Sports Movement and the various Governments to celebrate the values of sport and promote peace and development

The 9th International Day of Sport dubbed “International Day of Sport for Development and Peace” to be celebrated on 6 April 2022, affords another opportunity for ANOCA (www.AfricaOlympic.com) President, Mustapha Berraf, to convey a message of peace and solidarity to the African and global sports community. Message from the President…