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FIFA president visits Rwanda to promote local football

FIFA president visits Rwanda to promote local football

The FIFA President Gianni Infantino has called on the Rwanda soccer federation body (FERWAFA) to actively take part in the development of local football to be able to compete at the global level.

27/02/2017 Saa 09:28:50
2017 CAF Confederations Cup preliminary round summary

2017 CAF Confederations Cup preliminary round summary

Kenya ’s Ulinzi Stars set up a first round meeting with Egyptian giants Smouha as the CAF Confederations Cup preliminary round saw twenty ties completed over the weekend.

20/02/2017 Saa 11:41:25
Siasia battle for Rwanda job

Siasia battle for Rwanda job

Samson Siasia and Winfried Schafer are top of an eight-man short-list for the vacant Rwanda coach post.

15/02/2017 Saa 11:52:20
Sakala set for Kigali swansong

Sakala set for Kigali swansong

Striker Fashion Sakala has disclosed that his final game in Zanaco colours will be this weekend, in their 2017 Caf Champions League away game against APR in Rwanda.

14/02/2017 Saa 12:55:11
Rwanda set to open first public basketball academy

Rwanda set to open first public basketball academy

A public basketball academy, the first of its kind, is set to open next week in the Rwandan Northern region of Musanze

20/01/2017 Saa 14:18:46
Rwanda FA calls meeting to discuss 'witchcraft in football'

Rwanda FA calls meeting to discuss ’witchcraft in football’

Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) executive committee met yesterday with all first division club presidents to discuss the problem of witchcraft (juju) in local football.

23/12/2016 Saa 11:05:08
Wight:

Wight: "Rwanda have big hopes for rugby sevens"

At the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, a unique partnership was formed that gave rugby sevens a real chance to grow in the east African country of Rwanda.

9/12/2016 Saa 16:37:43
Police wins to move up to fifth position

Police wins to move up to fifth position

Justin Mico and Japhet Imurora scored a goal each on Sunday as Police Football Club beat Nyamagabe-based Amagaju to register its second win on the third day of Azam National premier league.

31/10/2016 Saa 09:09:53
Rwanda for Cosafa U20 tourney

Rwanda for Cosafa U20 tourney

Rwanda has replaced Madagascar at this year’s Cosafa U20 tournament set to be held at Moruleng Stadium in South Africa from December 7-16.

26/10/2016 Saa 11:01:24
Chelsea injury update: Antonio Conte set to be without key man for Man United showdown

Chelsea injury update: Antonio Conte set to be without key man for Man United showdown

CHELSEA captain John Terry is likely to miss this weekend’s showdown with Manchester United.

21/10/2016 Saa 15:38:03
Bitok tips Rwanda U-23 side to qualify for global show

Bitok tips Rwanda U-23 side to qualify for global show

Rwanda national coach Paul Bitok hopes his women’s under-23 volleyball team will emulate their male counterparts performance when the 2017 World Championship qualifier serves off this Sunday at the Safaricom Indoor Arena, Kasarani.

21/10/2016 Saa 13:20:03
FIBA foundation spreads wings to Rwanda

FIBA foundation spreads wings to Rwanda

FIBA’s foundation, the International Basketball Foundation (IBF) has spread its wings to Rwanda to promote and develop the game of basketball in the country.

18/10/2016 Saa 10:31:18
Police crowned handball league champions for third successive season

Police crowned handball league champions for third successive season

Police have been crowned the champions of the 2016 National Handball League for the third time in a row after sharing spoils with their closest challengers APR in a thriller final match played on Sunday at Kimisagara Youth Centre.

10/10/2016 Saa 10:04:13
Tanzania’s Serengeti Boys camp in Rwanda ahead of Congo final clash

Tanzania’s Serengeti Boys camp in Rwanda ahead of Congo final clash

Tanzania’s under-17 side Serengeti boys are in Kigali to enhance their preparations for the final round return leg against Congo Brazzaville in the African Youth Championships qualifier.

26/09/2016 Saa 12:14:21
Mulisa embarks on coaching tutelage

Mulisa embarks on coaching tutelage

Rwanda head coach Jimmy Mulisa is upbeat about the amount of knowledge he is acquiring in Germany where he is attending a three-week Uefa B Level coaching course for qualified coaches.

8/09/2016 Saa 13:32:01
Mulisa names final 18-man squad to face Ghana

Mulisa names final 18-man squad to face Ghana

Interim Rwanda coach Jimmy Mulisa omitted five players from his squad before settling on 18 players to face Ghana on Saturday in the final Group H AFCON qualifier at the Accra Sports Stadium.

1/09/2016 Saa 15:30:49
Mulisa drops five players for Ghana clash

Mulisa drops five players for Ghana clash

Interim Rwanda coach Jimmy Mulisa has axed five players from the team that will face Ghana in a Group H-Africa Nations’ qualifier scheduled on September 3 at the Accra Sports Stadium.

31/08/2016 Saa 13:54:56
She-Amavubi draws Tanzania, Ethiopia in Cecafa Women championship

She-Amavubi draws Tanzania, Ethiopia in Cecafa Women championship

Rwanda women national football team has drawn Tanzania and Ethiopia in Group B alongside Tanzania and Ethiopia in the 2016 Cecafa Women Championship which will be in Jinja, Uganda from September 11-20, 2016.

30/08/2016 Saa 11:27:15
DR Congo army recaptures villages held by Ugandan rebels

DR Congo army recaptures villages held by Ugandan rebels

The Congolese army have recaptured several villages in Beni territory, east of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), initially occupied by a Ugandan rebel group.

29/08/2016 Saa 17:30:09
AFCON 2017 QUALIFIER: Ghana FA confirm date for Rwanda clash

AFCON 2017 QUALIFIER: Ghana FA confirm date for Rwanda clash

The Ghana Football Association has confirmed 3rd September as the date for the final group game of the 2017 Afcon qualifier with the Amavubi of Rwanda.

27/08/2016 Saa 10:44:04
Kanyankore fired as Coach, Jimmy Mulisa poised to take over

Kanyankore fired as Coach, Jimmy Mulisa poised to take over

Barely a week after his appointment as the interim Rwanda national team Coach, taking over from Irishman Johnny McKinstry who was sacked Thursday 18, Gilbert Kanyankore Yaounde has been also been dismissed.

23/08/2016 Saa 17:34:55
Rwanda name strong squad to face Ghana in final AFCON qualifier

Rwanda name strong squad to face Ghana in final AFCON qualifier

Rwanda have named a 26-man squad to face Ghana in next month’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier to be played in Accra.

22/08/2016 Saa 10:26:26
APR Coach “Yaounde” to steer Amavubi on interim basis

APR Coach “Yaounde” to steer Amavubi on interim basis

APR FC Head Coach Gilbert ‘Yaoundé’ Kanyankore has confirmed appointment as the new manager of the Rwanda’s senior men’s national team the “Amavubi” following the sacking of Johnny McKinstry this week.

20/08/2016 Saa 20:36:28
Ulinzi crowned EA military champs

Ulinzi crowned EA military champs

Ulinzi Stars,Kenya Premier League former champions have reclaimed the East Africa Military games title after the last match, which saw hosts Rwanda, represented by APR, beat Tanzania’s Simba SC 1-0.

19/08/2016 Saa 09:28:28
Coach Johnny McKinstry sacked

Coach Johnny McKinstry sacked

Northern Irishman Johnny McKinstry has been fired as head coach of Rwanda five months after renewing his contract for two years by the football federation (FERWAFA) for poor performance.

18/08/2016 Saa 17:29:52
Ghana star Andre Ayew to miss AFCON clash against Rwanda

Ghana star Andre Ayew to miss AFCON clash against Rwanda

The Black Stars will have to make do without deputy skipper Andre Ayew in their final Africa Cup of Nations qualifier match against Rwanda.

18/08/2016 Saa 11:03:36
Ulinzi snatch gold at Military Games

Ulinzi snatch gold at Military Games

Ulinzi handball team emerged the overall handball winners at the ongoing 10th East Africa Community Military Games and Cultural Events in Kigali, Rwanda.

17/08/2016 Saa 12:23:36
Kenya drop two places, Uganda up four places in the latest FIFA Ranking

Kenya drop two places, Uganda up four places in the latest FIFA Ranking

Kenya’s Harambee Stars have gone two places down to position 88 while Uganda, the highest ranked East African nation has moved up four places to a new high of 65.

11/08/2016 Saa 14:38:37
Bandari set to appoint Rwanda coach?

Bandari set to appoint Rwanda coach?

Rwandan coach Andre Casa Mbungo is set to hold talks over the vacant head coach position at Kenyan Premier League (KPL) side Bandari.

4/08/2016 Saa 09:36:30
BURUNDIAN KWIZERA NAMED BEST PLAYER IN RWANDA

BURUNDIAN KWIZERA NAMED BEST PLAYER IN RWANDA

Burundian Pierrot Kwizera has been named Rwanda’s Football Player of the Year at the inaugural Premier League Awards held on Friday (29 July 2016) in Kigali.

2/08/2016 Saa 11:04:12
U18 Africa Games: Friday 29 July

U18 Africa Games: Friday 29 July

It’s Quarter-Finals Day at FIBA Africa U18 Championship 2016 in Kigali, Rwanda, and a lot can be decided on Friday.

29/07/2016 Saa 12:55:28
Angola maintain unbeaten run at FIBA Africa U18 Championship

Angola maintain unbeaten run at FIBA Africa U18 Championship

Angola saw off Egypt 84-65 in the final Group B game to remain unbeaten and confirm top spot at the ongoing FIBA Africa U18 Championship in Kigali, Rwanda.

28/07/2016 Saa 09:23:07
Algeria confirm final roster for U18 Championship in Rwanda

Algeria confirm final roster for U18 Championship in Rwanda

ALGIERS (2016 FIBA Africa U18 Championship) - With just 10 days to the start of the 2016 FIBA Africa U18 Championship, Algeria’s final roster has been confirmed.

12/07/2016 Saa 17:00:52
Maritzburg United transfer target Olivier Kwizera

Maritzburg United transfer target Olivier Kwizera

The APR FC and Rwanda goalkeeper has over the past month been linked with a move to the Team of Choice and he’s now expected to arrive in Pietermaritzburg in the next few days.

11/07/2016 Saa 10:05:21
SURREY PARTNER WITH RWANDAN CHARITY

SURREY PARTNER WITH RWANDAN CHARITY

Surrey CCC Have Agreed A Partnership with the Rwandan Cricket stadium Trust – Making the Charity the Clubs’s official International charity Partnership.

25/06/2016 Saa 13:06:46
Kagame sons feature as Rwanda, Morocco draw

Kagame sons feature as Rwanda, Morocco draw

President Paul Kagame’s sons Ian Kigenza Kagame and Brian Cyizere Kagame featured in the Rwanda U-20 side that settled for a one all draw against their Moroccan counterparts in a commemoration game on Saturday at Amahoro Stadium.

20/06/2016 Saa 10:02:01
De Jongh vows to elevate Rwandan football

De Jongh vows to elevate Rwandan football

Newly appointed Rwanda Football Association (Ferwafa) technical director Hendrik Pieter De Jongh has promised to take football in the country to another level.

15/06/2016 Saa 12:00:55
Rwanda to face Morocco in memorial tie

Rwanda to face Morocco in memorial tie

Rwanda and Morocco under-20 sides will face off in a Genocide Memorial match on June 18 at Amahoro Stadium in Kigali.

15/06/2016 Saa 11:45:25
AS Kigali face off with Mukura at Huye as fight for second place intensifies in the Azam Rwanda Premier league

AS Kigali face off with Mukura at Huye as fight for second place intensifies in the Azam Rwanda Premier league

With the hope of winning the league title all but over, Mukura Victory Sports host AS Kigali in the national football league today at Huye Stadium, Southern Province, hoping to win and continue their push for a second-place finish.

11/06/2016 Saa 15:26:48
Egypt U-20 beat Rwanda, advances to final round of 2017 AFCON qualifiers

Egypt U-20 beat Rwanda, advances to final round of 2017 AFCON qualifiers

Egypt U-20 national football team advanced to the final round of 2017 U-20 AFCON qualifiers following a 3-2 tough win over Rwanda on penalties in a dramatic and fiercely-fought game on Saturday.

11/06/2016 Saa 15:10:11

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