Sendenge steps down as Kiyovu chairman


Sports Club Kiyovu chairman Norbert Sendenge will resign from his post today, it has emerged.

Rwanda drop six places in Fifa rankings

Rwanda’s Amavubi have slipped six places to 133th in the latest Fifa world rankings released on Thursday after their dismal showing at the just-concluded Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup in Kenya...

AS Kigali coach set for ‘biggest’ game of his career


Andre Gasambungo, the head coach of national football league leaders AS Kigali, admits that his team’s first leg match against Burundi’s Academia Tchite in the two-legged qualifying round of the...

Over 100 head to Burundi for EALASCA games

Rwanda sent a team of 106 players in six disciplines to the 5th edition of the East Africa Local Authority Sports and Culture Association (EALASCA) 2013 games, which started on...

Musanze coach dreams of top-half finish

Musanze FC coach Hussein Barrack says he is determined to steer his team to a top-half finish in the 2013/14 national football league season.

Eleven-year old represents Rwanda at World Youth Chess tourney


Eleven-year Ian Murara Urwintwari left the country on Tuesday to compete at the World Youth Chess Championship, scheduled for December 18-29 in Dubai.

Battle for Ferwafa hots up


Rwanda Football Federation presidential aspirant Augustine Munyandamutsa has castigated the current Ferwafa administration, led by his main election rival Celestin ‘Abega’ Ntagungira, for overseeing what he called a stingless Amavubi...

Liverpool’s Suarez wants title challenge


LONDON - Liverpool striker Luis Suarez believes his side can mount a serious challenge for the Premier League title if they enjoy a successful Christmas campaign.

Rebero wins COSTECH Chess Open competition


Emmanuel Rebero won the inaugural Costech Chess Open Competition, which was played from December 14-15, after getting four points out of five. The competition attracted 10 participants.

SA’s Meintjes is African Cyclist champion


SOUTH AFRICA’S Louis Meintjes beat 23 other candidates, including two Rwandan riders, to the 2013 Best African Cyclist of the Year award on Monday.

Ferwaba to organise 3 on 3 Streetball Tournament


Rwanda Basketball Federation (Ferwaba) and Crowd Management Protocol (CMP) have entered a partnership to organise Street Ball from December 21 - 22 at Amahoro indoor stadium in Remera, Kigali.

Taekwondo team scoops 14 medals in Uganda Open

RWANDA Taekwondo team defied the odds to win a staggering 14 medals, including four golds, nine silvers and one bronze, in the just-concluded Uganda Taekwondo Open in Kampala.

Rayon Sports to face Congo side in Caf CL


National football league champions Rayon Sports have been drawn against Congolese side AC Leopards in the Preliminary qualifying round of the CAF Champions League set for February7-9.

Aboutrika's plans unclear after exit

Al Ahly are still hoping they can persuade Mohamed Aboutrika to put off his retirement again after he left the Club World Cup through the back door.

Haruna urges FA to raise standards of local league


AMAVUBI skipper Haruna Niyonzima has challenged Rwanda Football Federation (Ferwafa) to raise the standards of the local league to help the national team up its performance.

Sunrise defeat Isonga in second division

SUNRISE FOOTBALL CLUB clinched three points as they thrashed Isonga 2-0 in a second division league match at Rwamagana turf over the weekend.

Gomez impressed with Rayon Sports comeback


AFTER painfully seeing Rayon Sports suffer the inaugural Ombudsman Cup hatchet at the hands of rivals Police FC, coach Didier Gomes da Rosa could not be happier after his side...

Nigeria, Al Ahly on top in Africa in 2013


Nigeria upset the form book in 2013 to win a third Africa Cup of Nations after a 19-year wait, while Egypt’s Al Ahly extended their dominance at club level.

Raja reach Club World Cup semi-final

Moroccan champions Raja Casablanca earned a second dramatic win at the Fifa Club World Cup by scoring in extra time to beat Monterrey of Mexico 2-1 in Agadir to reach...

Ferwafa announces executive committee nominees

RWANDA football federation, Ferwafa has released a list of 23 nominees who have expressed their desire to vie for different positions on Executive Committee. The elections for the different positions...

APR-Kiyovu match postponed, Rayon Sport thump Marines


THE long-awaited rivalry clash between 13-time league champions APR and SC Kiyovu has been postponed to January 4, 2015, according to Ferwafa.

What Africa needs to win the World Cup?


“Being a pro footballer without playing at the World Cup is like going to school without graduating”, said my friend, football legend Teofillus Cubillas of Peru.

AS Kigali face APR in women league

DEFENDING champions AS Kigali host APR in the second round of the women football league today at Stade de Kigali, Nyamirambo.

Isonga takes on Sunrise

ISONGA faces an uphill task against Sunrise on the third day of the second division league for both sides in Rwamagana today.