2008 African Championships in Athletics – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

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Events at the 2008 African
Championships in Athletics

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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
5000 m men women
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men women
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
20 km walk men women
Field events
High jump men women
Pole vault men women
Long jump men women
Triple jump men women
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Hammer throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

The women's 4 x 100 metres relay at the 2008 African Championships in Athletics was held on May 1–2.

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
 Nigeria
Endurance Ojokolo
Gloria Kemasuode
Susan Akene
Oludamola Osayomi
 Ghana
Gifty Addy
Elizabeth Amolofo
Esther Dankwah
Vida Anim
 South Africa
Tsholofelo Thipe
Isabel Le Roux
Christine Ras
Geraldine Pillay

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

Qualification: First 3 teams of each heat (Q) plus the next 2 fastest (q) qualified for the final.

Rank Heat Nation Athletes Time Notes
1 2  Ghana Gifty Addy, Elizabeth Amolofo, Esther Dankwah, Vida Anim 44.17 Q
2 2  Nigeria Endurance Ojokolo, Gloria Kemasuode, Susan Akene, Oludamola Osayomi 44.25 Q
3 2  South Africa Tsholofelo Thipe, Isabel Le Roux, Christine Ras, Geraldine Pillay 44.63 Q
4 2  Cameroon Sergine Kouanga, Myriam Léonie Mani, Esther Solange Ndoumbe, Delphine Atangana 45.32 q
5 1  Senegal Adja Arette Ndiaye, Mame Fatou Faye, Maty Salame, Aminata Diouf 45.70 Q
6 2  Burkina Faso Mariette Mien, Kadi Traoré, Sahara Tonde, Béatrice Kamboulé 46.37 q
7 1  Ivory Coast Fatoumata Coulibaly, Patricia Soman, Estelle Brou, Amandine Allou Affoué 46.44 Q
8 1  Ethiopia Betelhem Shewatatek, Mantegbosh Melese, Leaynet Alemu, Atikilt Wobshet 47.04 Q
9 1  Chad Hinikissia Albertine Ndikert, Kadidja Ahmat, Blague Neloumta, Florence Dembert 48.88 NR

Final[edit]

Rank Lane Nation Competitors Time Notes
1st 5  Nigeria Endurance Ojokolo, Gloria Kemasuode, Susan Akene, Oludamola Osayomi 43.79
2nd 4  Ghana Gifty Addy, Elizabeth Amolofo, Esther Dankwah, Vida Anim 44.12
3rd 8  South Africa Tsholofelo Thipe, Isabel Le Roux, Christine Ras, Geraldine Pillay 44.28
4 3  Senegal Adja Arette Ndiaye, Mame Fatou Faye, Ndeye Fatou Soumah, Maty Salame 45.63
5 6  Ivory Coast Fatoumata Coulibaly, Patricia Soman, Estelle Brou, Amandine Allou Affoué 46.64
6 7  Ethiopia Betelhem Shewatatek, Mantegbosh Melese, Leaynet Alemu, Atikilt Wobshet 47.41
7 1  Burkina Faso Mariette Mien, Kadi Traoré, Sahara Tonde, Béatrice Kamboulé 50.37
8 2  Cameroon Sergine Kouanga, Myriam Léonie Mani, Esther Solange Ndoumbe, Delphine Atangana DNF

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