Malawi back into contention to qualify for the 2015 African Cup of Nations after a brave 2-0 win over Mali

Malawi played themselves back into contention to qualify for the 2015 African Cup of Nations after a brave 2-0 win over Mali at the Kamuzo Stadium in Blantyre on Saturday afternoon.

Africa Cup of Nations 2015: Morocco will not host finals over Ebola fears

Morocco will not host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations because of its fears over the Ebola outbreak elsewhere on the continent, the Confederation of African Football (Caf) has confirmed.

Malawi queens loses all its games at Fast5 Netball Championship

Malawi Queens failed to win any of their games at Fast5 World Netball Championship played in New Zealand.

Nations Cup 2015: Malawi will honour Nations Cup ties

The Football Association of Malawi (Fam) president, Walter Nyamilandu, has confirmed the Flames will honour the final Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers despite financial problems.

Malawi will complete its 2015 Africa Cup of Nations assignments, says sports minister

Youth and Sports Minister Grace Chiumia yesterday declared that come what may, the national soccer team will complete its 2015 Africa Cup of Nations assignments.

2015 Nations Cup: Malawi may withdraw from qualifying

Malawi may be forced to pull out of qualifying for next year's Africa Cup of Nations because they do not have the money to play their final two games.

Ebola and Nations Cup: South Africa rule out being 2015 hosts

South African sports minister Fikile Mbalula has stated the country will not step in as hosts for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations if Morocco withdraws.

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) approached South Africa last week, after Morocco asked to postpone the event because of the Ebola crisis.

"I can tell you unambiguously and categorically that hosting is a no no," Mbalula told South African media.

Decision to postpone Africa Cup of Nations 2015 could be made on Monday

A decision on whether the Africa Cup of Nations finals will go ahead in January or be postponed because of fears over the Ebola virus is expected on Monday after the Moroccan government meets with Confederation of African Football (Caf) leaders.

Malawi beat Ethiopia 3-2 in African Cup qualifiers

Malawi national team on Wednesday 10th September revived hopes of making it to Morocco 2015 Africa Cup of Nations finals after surviving Ethiopia scare at Kamuzu Stadium.

They deservedly beat the visitors Ethiopia 3-2 but the team’s failure to defend the three goals left many sceptical.

Malawi Queens beat South Africa 53-45 to finish 5th at the Commonwealth Games

Malawi Queens beat their perennial African rivals South Africa 53-45 to finish 5th in netball at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, on Friday.

Malawi qualify for group stages in the African Cup as they beat Benin on penalties

There were celebrations yesterday at the Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre, when the Flames made it to the group phase of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers following a McDonald Harawa-inspired 4-3 victory over Benin on post-match penalties in the second leg of the preliminary round qualifiers.

The Flames won the match 1-0 in regulation time through Christopher John Banda’s overhead kick in the 13th minute of the first half, tying the sides at one-all on aggregate after Benin’s first leg win a fortnight ago.

Malawi Queens semi-final dream up in smoke, stunned by Jamaica 81-50

Malawi Queens semi-final dreams went up in smoke on Monday after suffering a heavy 81-50 defeat at the hands of a clinical Jamaica side at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

Malawi Queens thump St Lucia 69-28

Malawi beat St Lucia 69-28 on Saturday as they continue their campaign for a netball medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Malawi Queens narrowly defeated 50-47 by New Zealand in Commonwealth Games netball

Malawi Queens crafted one of their best performances ever against defending champions New Zealand in their Commonwealth Games netball campaign but narrowly lost 50-47 in an exciting match played yesterday.

Africa news

Algeria's veteran President Abdelaziz Bouteflika returns home after being treated for an undisclosed condition at a hospital in Grenoble, France.
Burkina Faso's army tells political activists they must choose leadership candidates by Sunday afternoon, days after a transition plan was agreed.
South Africa, Cameroon and Zambia reach the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations after both teams win their penultimate qualifier on Saturday.

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