African Games

Sport Multiple sports
Competition Category Multi-Sport Games
Years 1965—2023
Editions 13
Competitors 4041
Countries 46

Editions

Edition Host City Country Held Events Competitors Countries
1965 All-Africa Games Brazzaville CGO 18 – 25 July 1965 36 118 16
1973 All-Africa Games Lagos NGR 7 – 18 January 1973 67 169 20
1978 All-Africa Games Al-Jaza'ir ALG 13 – 28 July 1978 76 180 20
1987 All-Africa Games Nairobi KEN 1 – 12 August 1987 117 226 21
1991 All-Africa Games Cairo EGY 20 September – 1 October 1991 131 253 24
1995 All-Africa Games Harare ZIM 13 – 23 September 1995 141 301 24
1999 All-Africa Games Johannesburg RSA 10 – 19 September 1999 148 344 26
2003 All-Africa Games Abuja NGR 5 – 17 October 2003 131 542 25
2007 All-Africa Games Al-Jaza'ir ALG 11 – 23 July 2007 164 550 31
2011 All-Africa Games Maputo MOZ 3 – 18 September 2011 108 493 25
2015 African Games Brazzaville CGO 4 – 19 September 2015 170 550 31
2019 African Games Rabat MAR 19 – 31 August 2019 190 640 33
2023 African Games Accra GHA 8 – 23 March 2024 173 633 32

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 Egypt EGY 400 332 256 988
2 Nigeria NGR 318 275 258 851
3 South Africa RSA 293 244 192 729
4 Algeria ALG 128 167 213 508
5 Tunisia TUN 102 111 143 356
6 Kenya KEN 102 111 113 326
7 Ethiopia ETH 49 51 57 157
8 Ghana GHA 32 47 53 132
9 Cameroon CMR 24 54 62 140
10 Zimbabwe ZIM 23 36 45 104
11 Senegal SEN 23 22 41 86
12 Mauritius MRI 21 14 39 74
13 Ivory Coast CIV 17 15 22 54
14 Botswana BOT 15 8 11 34
15 Angola ANG 15 7 8 30
16 Uganda UGA 13 16 34 63
17 Madagascar MAD 12 15 29 56
18 Congo CGO 7 12 24 43
19 Sudan SUD 7 3 1 11
20 Mali MLI 6 5 2 13
21 Seychelles SEY 5 14 31 50
22 Burkina Faso BUR 5 7 7 19
23 Mozambique MOZ 5 7 1 13
24 Libya LBA 4 24 13 41
25 Namibia NAM 4 7 28 39
26 Gambia GAM 4 2 0 6
27 Morocco MAR 3 12 18 33
28 Tanzania TAN 3 4 6 13
29 Zambia ZAM 3 3 12 18
30 Eritrea ERI 3 1 2 6
31 Togo TOG 1 3 9 13
32 Democratic Republic of the Congo COD 1 2 4 7
33 Benin BEN 1 2 3 6
34 Liberia LBR 1 2 2 5
35 Sierra Leone SLE 1 2 0 3
36 Somalia SOM 1 1 0 2
37 Chad CHA 1 0 6 7
38 Burundi BDI 1 0 3 4
39 Eswatini SWZ 1 0 1 2
40 South Sudan SSD 1 0 0 1
41 Central African Republic CAF 0 2 1 3
42 Djibouti DJI 0 2 0 2
43 Rwanda RWA 0 1 2 3
44 Guinea GUI 0 1 1 2
= Lesotho LES 0 1 1 2
46 Cape Verde CPV 0 0 1 1