Madagascar FA chief Ahmad is new CAF President

Madagascar Football Association chief Ahmad Ahmad has been elected Confederation of African Football president, ending Issa Hayatou's 29-year reign. Ahmad won 34 of the 54 votes in the election, which...

Tour of Cameroon: Uwezeyimana finishes fourth in stage 5


Eritrean international rider Meron Hagos Teshome yet again did what he does best to claim the fifth stage of the ongoing Tour of Cameroon; his second so far as Team...

CECAFA backs Hayatou in today’s CAF elections


The Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations [CECAFA] members have pledged to support Cameroonian Issa Hayatou to stay on as CAF President in Thursday’s elections in the Ethiopian...

Bayigamba hands over office to Munyabagisha


Outgoing National Olympic Committee (RNOSC) president Robert Bayigamba has officially handed over to his successor Amb. Valens Munyabagisha.

Rwanda Legacy for Hope to start sports centre for street children

Rwanda Legacy of Hope is set to start a Sports Rehabilitation Centre for street children at Mount Kigali in Nyarugenge District. The facility, set to open in August, will cost...

UR-CE withdraw from national handball league

University of Rwanda’s College of Education (UR-CE) handball club has pulled out of the national championship, according to the Rwanda Handball Federation (FERWAHAND).

Nzamwita in Addis Ababa for CAF General Assembly

Rwanda Football Federation president, Vincent Nzamwita is in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to attend the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) General Assembly, which started on Wednesday and ends on...

Tour of Cameroon: Moroccan takes stage 4, Ukiniwabo finish third


Team Rwanda rider Jean-Paul René Ukiniwabo put on a powerful solo performance to finish third in stage four at the ongoing Tour of Cameroon on Tuesday from Limbe – Kumba.

FIBA Africa Zone V: Rwanda face S. Sudan in crucial game


After losing to Egypt on Tuesday at the ongoing FIBA-Africa Zone V Championships, Rwanda take on South Sudan today in their final Group A in game which they need to...

Rwandan trio set for qualifier ahead of London championships

Three Rwandan long-distance athletes will make their debut at the International Meeting of Djibouti, slated for March 25 at the Hassan Gouled stadium. The three include two women Beatha Nishimwe...

Rwemalika pledges to promote women sports

The newly elected first vice president of Rwanda National Olympic and Sport Committee (CNOSR), Felicite Rwemalika, has said that her four-year term in office will revolve around developing women’s sports.

Musanze target top four finish


Buoyed by their 3-2 triumph over SC Kiyovu on Sunday, Musanze FC head coach Sosthene ‘Lumumba’ Habimana has revealed that his side is now targeting a top four finish in...

CHAN qualifiers: Tanzania coach names team to face Amavubi

Tanzania head coach Salum Mayanja has named a 26-man squad for their Group H 2018 Africa Nations qualifier against Rwanda in July. Mayanja has also selected another team that will...

V.R NAIDUT20: Challengers captain warns against Telugu Royals threat

Challengers Cricket Club captain Srinath Vardhineni believes their semi-final encounter against archrivals Telugu Royals will not be a walkover and has urged his teammates to get ready for the challenge...

Gor Mahia coach hails Mugiraneza

Gor Mahia head coach Jose Fereira Marcelo has praised the performance of Amavubi international midfielder Jean Baptiste ‘Migi’ Mugiraneza after the midfielder opened his league goal account on Sunday as...

Rwanda off to winning start at FIBA-Africa Zone V tourney

The national basketball team has got off to a flying start at this year’s FIBA-Africa Zone V championships in Cairo, Egypt.

Seninga hails Police's 'fighting spirit' after Mukura comeback


Police head coach Innocent Seninga has paid tribute to his players’ “fighting spirit” after they battled back to beat Mukura Victory Sports 2-1 at Huye Stadium on Sunday.

Debutant UNIK target top ten finish at Africa Club Championships

University of Kibugo (UNIK) Volleyball Club have set themselves a target of finishing in the top ten places in their maiden Men’s African Club Championships that will be held on...

Rayon skipper rallies teammates ahead of Onze Créateurs return leg


Rayon Sports’ skipper Eric ‘Bakame’ Ndayishimiye has urged his teammates to ensure they are fully focused on the tough mission of eliminating Mali’s Onze Createurs when the West Africans visit...

APR, Police win as handball league title race hots up

The battle for the 2017 handball league title has intensified between top two contenders Police and APR following their victories over the weekend to ensure they both kept their hopes...

12 countries register for African Para Taekwondo Open

A total of 12 countries have so far confirmed their participation in the forthcoming second edition of Africa Para-Taekwondo Open to be staged in Kigali from March 31 to April...

Tour of Cameroon: German wins Stage Two as Team Rwanda riders slip


German national, Holler Nikodemus riding for his home club Bike Aid claimed the second stage of the ongoing 14th edition of Tour of Cameroon as Team Rwanda riders faltered in...

APR’s league title hopes fade after dropping more points


League defending champions APR FC saw their title hopes continue to fade after they were held to a goalless draw against Kirehe FC at Nyakarambi ground on Saturday.

Munyabagisha vows to transform local sports


The newly elected Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee (RNOSC) president, Ambassador Valens Munyabagisha has promised to bring fundamental changes in local sports.