13 February 2013

Rwanda: Eight Referees for CAF Assignments

Four Rwandans have been selected by Confederation of African Football Associations (CAF) to officiate this weekend's Caf Orange Club Champions league match between Jamhuri and St. George of Ethiopia in Zanzibar.

Speaking to Times Sport, the local football federation's referees chief, Athanase Nkubito, said Abdul Twagiramukiza will be the center referee and will be assisted by Simba Honore and Bosco Niyitegeka, while Issa Kagabo will travel as the standby referee.

In a related development, Gervais Munyanziza, Theogene Ndagijimana, Ambrose and Louis Hakizimana will handle the second leg of the Caf Confederation Cup tie between Al Nasir of South Sudan and Azam of Tanzania in Juba.

Meanwhile, the weekend's Champions league clash between APR and Burundi's Vital'o will be handled by Ugandan referees led by Denis Batte. He will be assisted by Hussein Bugembe and Khalifa Kanakulya.

Ali Kalyango will be the standby referee.

Tanzania's Alfred Kishongole is the match commissioner.

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