PARIS 2024: New equipment supplier for Ivorian athletes

Following an agreement signed between NOC Côte d’Ivoire (CNO-CIV) and the equipment supplier, NUBA, on 21 May 2024 at CNO-CIV headquarters in Cocody 2 Plateaux les Vallons, Abidjan, NUBA, an American outfit, managed by Yves MEKONGO and Yannick Formbor NONO, both Africans, will dress up Ivorian athletes and their delegation at the Paris 2024 Olympic […]

NOC Djibouti commits to country’s success at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games triggered strong reactions from officials of the Djibouti National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSD). To avoid new setbacks for Djiboutian athletes and with the approach adopted for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, NOC Djibouti chose a day to brainstorm and discuss the state of national sports at the People’s Palace. […]

Madagascar: 7 athletes to compete at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games

During the closing ceremony of the Advanced Sports Management Course in Ivandry, NOC Madagascar Secretary General, Jean Alex Harinelina RANDRIAMANARIVO announced that out of the seven Malagasy athletes to compete at the Games, three qualified directly and four by invitation, noting that: ‘‘These athletes had to compete in six to ten qualifying rounds to be […]

FIBA signs memorandum of understanding with OLYMPAFRICA foundation

FIBA has concluded a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Olympafrica Foundation, opening a gateway to sport and Olympism for thousands of children across the African continent. Both parties will work together across Africa to promote: – Sport and sport education in general, with strong emphasis on basketball and especially 3 x 3; – Social, […]

ANOCA zone VI organises safe and inclusive sport seminar

Ten Southern African countries participated in deliberations of the high-level regional seminar organised by ANOCA Zone VI, bringing together Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe and host country Zambia. The seminar afforded a wonderful opportunity for learning and sharing best practices among these countries, working together to implement the critical safeguarding […]

Zone 7 games, Seychelles: successful display of olympic values fostered by ANOCA

The ANOCA Zone 7 Games were a well-attended event held from 6 to 11 May, 2024, a competition that testified to ANOCA’s commitment to the furtherance of the values of Olympism, through various themes, including “qualities of body, will and mind, team spirit, fair play, joy of effort, practice of respect and pursuit of excellence”- […]