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Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa

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Association of African National Olympic Committees
Founded 28. June 1981
President Ivory CoastElfenbeinküste Lassana Palenfo
Members 53
Association headquarters Abuja, NigeriaNigeria Nigeria
Official language(s) English, French
Homepage www.africaolympic.org

The Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa( ACNOA/ANOCA) is an international organization that unites all National Olympic Committees of recognized countries in Africa since 1981.

The head office is located in Abuja, the capital of Nigeria.

Presidents

The current president (as of February 2018) is Lassana Palenfo from the Ivory Coast.

# Name Country Period
1 Anani Matthia TogoTogo Togo 1981–1989
2 Jean-Claude Ganga Congo RepublicRepublik Kongo Republic of Congo 1989–1999
3 Francis Nyangweso UgandaUganda Uganda 1999–2001
4 Alpha Ibrahim Diallo Guinea-aGuinea Guinea 2001–2005
5 Lassana Palenfo Ivory CoastElfenbeinküste Ivory Coast since 2005

Members

Members of ANOCA

Nation Abbreviation National Olympic Committee Foundation
North Africa Zone
EgyptÄgypten Egypt EGY al-Ladschna al-ulimbiyya al-misriyya 1910
AlgeriaAlgerien Algeria ALG Comité Olympique Algérien 1963
LibyaLibyen Libya LBA al-Ladschna al-ulimbiyya al-libiyya 1962
MoroccoMarokko Morocco MAR Maroca Olympics Committee 1959
TunisiaTunesien Tunisia TUN Comité National Olympique Tunisien 1957
West Africa Zone
BeninBenin Benin BEN Comité National Olympique et Sportif Béninois 1963
Burkina FasoBurkina Faso Burkina Faso BUR Comité National Olympique et des Sports Burkinabè 1965
Ivory CoastElfenbeinküste Ivory Coast CIV Comité National Olympique de Côte d’Ivoire 1962
GambiaGambia Gambia GAM Gambia National Olympic Committee 1972
GhanaGhana Ghana GHA Ghana Olympic Committee 1952
Guinea-aGuinea Guinea GUI Comité National Olympique et Sportif Guinéen 1964
Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau GBS Comité Olímpico da Guiné-Bissau 1992
Cape VerdeKap Verde Cape Verde CPV Comité Olímpico Caboverdeano 1989
LiberiaLiberia Liberia LBR Liberia National Olympic Committee 1954
MaliMali Mali MLI Comité National Olympique et Sportif du Mali 1962
MauritaniaMauretanien Mauritania MTN Comité National Olympique et Sportif Mauritania 1962
NigerNiger Niger NIG Comité Olympique et Sportif National du Niger 1964
NigeriaNigeria Nigeria NGR Nigeria Olympic Committee 1951
SenegalSenegal Senegal SEN Comité National Olympique et Sportif Sénégalais 1961
Sierra LeoneSierra Leone Sierra Leone SLE National Olympic Committee of Sierra Leone 1964
TogoTogo Togo TOG Comité National Olympique Togolais 1963
Central Africa Zone
Equatorial GuineaÄquatorialguinea Equatorial Guinea GEQ Comité National Olympique Equato-Guinéen 1980
GabonGabun Gabon GAB Comité Olympique Gabonais 1965
CameroonKamerun Cameroon CMR Comité National Olympique et Sportif du Cameroun 1963
Congo Democratic RepublicDemokratische Republik Kongo Democratic RepublicofCongo COD Comité Olympique Congolais 1963
Congo RepublicRepublik Kongo Republic of Congo CGO Comité National Olympique et Sportif Congolais 1965
Sao Tome and PrincipeSão Tomé und Príncipe São Tomé and Príncipe STP Comité Olímpico de São Tomé e Príncipe 1979
ChadTschad Chad CHA Comité Olympique et Sportif Tchadien 1963
Central African RepublicZentralafrikanische Republik Central African Republic CAF Comité National Olympique et Sportif Centrafricain 1964
East Africa Zone
AthiopiaÄthiopien Ethiopia ETH Ethiopian Olympic Committee 1948
BurundiBurundi Burundi BDI Comité National Olympique du Burundi 1990
DjiboutiDschibuti Djibouti DJI Comité Olympique Djiboutien 1983
EritreaEritrea Eritrea ERI Eritrean National Olympic Committee 1996
KenyaKenia Kenya KEN National Olympic Committee Kenya 1955
RwandaRuanda Rwanda RWA Comité National Olympique et Sportif du Rwanda 1984
SeychellesSeychellen Seychelles SEY Seychelles National Olympic Committee 1979
SomaliaSomalia Somalia SOM Guddiga Olimbikada Soomaaliyeed 1959
SudanSudan Sudan SUD Sudan Olympic Committee 1956
SudsudanSüdsudan South Sudan SSD Olympic Committee of South Sudan 2015
TanzaniaTansania Tanzania TAN Tanzania Olympic Committee 1968
UgandaUganda Uganda UGA Uganda Olympic Committee 1950
South Africa Zone
AngolaAngola Angola ANG Comité Olímpico Angolano 1979
BotswanaBotswana Botswana BOT Botswana National Olympic Committee 1978
ComorosKomoren Comoros COM Comité Olympique et Sportif des Iles Comores 1979
EswatiniEswatini Eswatini SEZ Eswatini Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association 1971
LesothoLesotho Lesotho LES Lesotho National Olympic Committee 1971
MadagascarMadagaskar Madagascar MAD Comité Olympique Malgache 1963
MalawiMalawi Malawi MAW Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association of Malawi 1968
MauritiusMauritius Mauritius MRI Mauritius Olympic Committee 1971
MozambiqueMosambik Mozambique MOZ Comité Olimpico Nacional de Moçambique 1979
NamibiaNamibia Namibia NAM Namibian National Olympic Committee 1990
ZambiaSambia Zambia ZAM National Olympic Committee of Zambia 1964
ZimbabweSimbabwe Zimbabwe ZIM Zimbabwe Olympic Committee 1934
Sud AfricaSüdafrika South Africa RSA South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee 1991

See also

  • Association of National Olympic Committees
  • European Olympic Committees

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