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The NBA comes to Africa

In a leap forward for basketball in South Africa and the continent, the NBA's first game in Africa will be played in August. The captains have been announced for the Team Africa versus Team World play off, with the African side led by Luol Deng.

Broadcasting African documentaries to Africa

Broadcasting African documentaries to Africa

South Africa's Durban International Film Festival initiated a world first on Monday as it began broadcasting a full week of African documentary films to television audiences across sub-Saharan Africa.

Olympic debut for South Sudan

Although South Sudan-born Olympian Guor Marial will not be flying his birth country’s flag at the Games in London, he plans to do his best in honour of his countrymen who have triumphed over a decades-long conflict.
Running into the history books

Support for Africa's new state

Support for Africa’s new state

Congratulations continued to pour in following the official declaration of South Sudan as an independent State on Saturday. South African President Jacob Zuma joined other African leaders in wishing the new country well.


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