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Thu, 24 Jan 2019 13:24 - Updated Thu, 24 Jan 2019 13:25

Angola participates in Praia's first African Games

Luanda - The Angolan Olympic Committee (COA) confirmed on Thursday, in Luanda, the country's participation in the first African Games of Praia, which will happen on 14 to 23 June, this year, in Sal Island, Cabo Verde.

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Angola to participate in Praia?s first African Games

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Speaking to ANGOP, Inês Gourgel, a member of COA’s executive commission and head of the delegation to the said games, said that the institution had a meeting last Tuesday with representatives of various federations to inform them on the event.

“It is an initial meeting between COA and the sports federations so that they could get in touch with the programme and organisational aspects of the games. We’ll possibly meet again in February to come a definitive conclusion about the sports that we’ll take (...)”, said the source.

Praia’s first African Games will be attended by 54 countries.

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