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Launch of the Rugby Africa Cup (RAC), the qualifying competition for the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Rugby Africa unveils a new competition format where the 16 best African teams will compete in a truly continental rugby championship made up of 20 matches divided into 3 stages

Starting from November 2019, 16 teams will compete in the new Rugby Africa Cup (RAC) with an aim to qualify for the 2023 Rugby World Cup in 2022. This format is more inclusive and easier to follow. The top 16 teams based on the African ranking will compete in a…

IC Publications
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Call for more inclusion at this year’s African Banker Awards

The Awards, held annually on the fringes of the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank, have established themselves as the Oscars of African banking

Winners of the 2019 edition of the African Banker Awards (AfricanBankerAwards.com) were announced at a prestigious Gala Dinner in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. The Awards, held annually on the fringes of the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank, have established themselves as the Oscars of African banking celebrating excellence in…

Rugby Union Mauritius
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SCOTT Women’s 7s International Rugby Tournament (Mauritius) 2019

Biggest audience ever for women rugby in Mauritius!

+100 Girls played rugby on Saturday 08 June during the Scott Women’s 7s international tournament, Seniors & Academy. The favorites of the tournament, St-Pierre Rugby Club of Reunion island confirmed their supremacy and triumphed against the Northern Pirates Rugby Club of Mauritius in the finals. Unstoppable! This is how Women…

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DHL rolls out e-commerce platform to more African markets following initial success

Platform has been rolled out to nine more countries across Sub Saharan Africa

DHL Africa eShop sees impressive growth in first seven weeks; Platform has been rolled out to nine more countries across Sub Saharan Africa; Growing demand for online retail service fuels further growth. Following the success of the DHL Africa eShop (www.Africa-eShop.DHL) app in 11 countries across Sub Saharan Africa, DHL…

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Zambia in double Olympic Qualifiers

The Zambian Rugby League shifts from 15 a-side games to 7 a-side games in early July 2019

The announcement by Africa Rugby for the 2020 Olympics have pitted both the Zambia Men's and Women's Rugby Teams to compete for qualification in the 2nd edition of 7s rugby since its reintroduction in 2016. The Women's Qualifiers set for 12 & 13 October, 2019 in Tunisia will feature KENYA,…

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Ghana Rugby aims high with two Olympic qualifiers on the horizon

The Ghana Rugby National Men’s Sevens Team has already been included in the Olympic qualifier tournament that will be played in South Africa

Ghana Rugby (http://GhanaRugby.org) has indicated that they will leave no stone unturned in their quest to qualify for the 2020 Japan Olympics after Rugby Africa announced that the Ghana Rugby National Women’s Sevens Team has been included in the continental competition for 2019. In an announcement by Rugby Africa, they…

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Africa Men and Women’s Sevens, the two tournaments serving as qualification events for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, Tokyo 2020

The Tunisian and South African rugby federations will host the Africa Women's Sevens and Africa Men's Sevens tournaments, respectively, which will serve as qualification events for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad in Tokyo in 2020

In partnership with Société Générale, the official bank of Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com), the Africa Women's Sevens will take place on 12nd and 13th October 2019 in Jemmel in Tunisia and will bring together twelve of the best African teams. Each one will be eager to top the rankings so that…

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Algeria and Argentina certified malaria-free by WHO

Malaria remains one of the world’s leading killers, with an estimated 219 million cases and over 400 000 malaria-related deaths in 2017

Algeria and Argentina have been officially recognized by WHO as malaria-free. The certification is granted when a country proves that it has interrupted indigenous transmission of the disease for at least 3 consecutive years.   Contracted through the bite of an infected mosquito, malaria remains one of the world’s leading…

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Strategic partnership between the Federation of Monaco rugby and Rugby Union Mauritius

The President of the Rugby Union Mauritius – RUM, Kevin Venkiah termed this agreement as historic

A special delegation travelled with the national team to meet the Royal family and the economic authorities of Monaco. A strategic partnership has been signed between the Rugby Union Mauritius (http://MauritiusRugby.org) and the Fédération of Monaco rugby as part of the game development and friendly exchanges between the two federations,…

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Monaco Tour 2019 – 9th Édition of Tournament Saint Dévote: Mauritius U12 - Winner of Shield Trophy 2019

Twelve young Mauritians all aged U12 donned the national rugby shirt for the time ever

Mauritius Rugby (www.Mauritius.Rugby) participated for a consecutive year at the 9th edition of the Tournoi Saint Dévote in Monaco - a prestigious rugby tournament organized by the Fondation Princesse Charlène de Monaco. Twelve young Mauritians all aged U12 donned the national rugby shirt for the time ever. Maurice wins the…