Esperance coach handed 8-match ban, Etincelles fined


FERWAFA’S disciplinary committee has taken tough measures against Esperance coach Camarade Banamwana and Etincelles Football Club.

Rwanda confirm Burundi friendly


RWANDA’S Amavubi Stars will face Burundi’s Intamba ku rugamba next month as the two teams prepare for the preliminary round of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

RwandAir named official carrier of Kili Marathon

RwandAir has been named the official carrier of this year’s 42.195km Kilimanjaro International Premium Lager Marathon slated for March 2 in Tanzania.

Former Fufa boss Mulindwa given Cecafa role


THE Confederation of East and Central Africa Football (Cecafa) has appointed former Uganda Football federation boss Lawrence Mulindwa as the body’s vice chairman with immediate effect.

Caf, UEFA sign deal

Ferwafa and other regional football associations will be the biggest beneficiaries of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by Caf and their European counterparts (UEFA) yesterday at the Caf headquarters...

Espoir trounce APR to clinch pre-season tournament


Espoir proved once again that they will be the team to beat when the new season starts this weekend by winning the Men’s basketball pre-season tournament title on Wednesday evening.

Amavubi look to Zim, Kenya for friendly matches

RWANDA Football Federation (Ferwafa) has written to Zimbabwe and Kenya requesting for friendly matches. If one of the two teams agrees, the match will be played on March 5, the...

20 athletes picked for Africa X-country championships

RWANDA Athletic Federation (Raf) has picked 20 athletes for this year’s Africa Cross Country Championships set for March 16 at Kololo Ceremonial Grounds in Kampala, Uganda.

13 disciplines earmarked for 2016 Olympic Games

ATHLETES from 13 national sports federations are set to embark on early preparations for the 2016 Summer Olympics which will be held in the Brazilian capital, Rio de Janeiro from...

Rayon Sports win to close gap on APR

Turbo King National Football League defending champions Rayon Sports beat bottom-placed Amagaju 2-0 yesterday at Stade de Kigali to close the gap on leaders APR. Rayon is just three points...

Bitok hails his team despite missing World Cup spot


AFTER a narrow miss for a place at the 2014 FIVB Men’s World Championships, head coach Paul Bitok has praised the Rwandan team for putting up a spirited fight.

Blatter to grace 20th Genocide commemoration


FIFA President Joseph Sepp Blatter will be among international renowned sports icons that will be in the country for the 20th commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi set...

England’s top female cricketer to visit Rwanda


ENGLISH top female cricketer Heather Knight is expected in Rwanda this Saturday for a two-day visit.  Among other activities during her visit, she will hold coaching sessions for the women’s...

Cecafa congratulates AS Kigali

The Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations (Cecafa) has congratulated Rwandan peace Cup champions AS Kigali for making it to the next round of the Caf Champions League...

Cricket launched in Northern Province

THE Rwanda Cricket Association in partnership with Sorwathe launched cricket in Rulindo Northern Province over the weekend. 

Rayon shift focus to Turbo King League

 AFTER a disappointing Champions league exit, champions Rayon Sports have turned their focus on winning the Turbo King Football League title.

Div.2 league: Isonga thrash Sunrise

FORMER topflight division side Isonga FC humiliated Pool A leaders Sunrise with a 4-0 defeat in a second division league match played on Saturday at Ferwafa artificial turf.

Cameroon shatters Rwanda’s Volleyball World cup dream


RWANDA men’s volleyball team were denied a place in the 2014 World Championship finals in Poland by hosts Cameroon who snatched the only qualification ticket in Pool T of the...

Giancarlo’s ARC title bid gets boost from Cogebanque

Cogebanque has pledged support to national rally champion Davite Giancarlo ahead of the 2014 first round of the Africa Rally Championship which starts next month in Cote d’Ivoire.

CWB winds up tour of Kigali, heads to Huye


After a week-long coaching clinic in 10 local schools and one orphanage, the UK-based Cricket without Boarders (CWB) ended their tour of Kigali with a cricket festival held last Friday...

APR eye pre-season tourney, Ubumwe win women’s title

APR Men’s basketball club is targeting to win the pre-season tournament when they face archrivals and reigning league champions Espoir in the final tomorrow at the National Paralympics Committee gymnasium...

She-Wasps coach aims to finish off Kenya

Rwanda’s women national football team head coach Grace Nyinawumuntu has said her team has a lot of work to do if they are to overcome Kenya in the return leg...

Mashami to lead APR as head coach


The record 13-times league winners APR FC have confirmed that assistant coach Vincent Mashami will continue to lead the club until further notice, according to the club spokesperson George Gatete.

The maths of Rwanda’s qualification for V-ball World Cup

Rwanda moved closer to qualifying for the 2014 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championships after defeating Nigeria 3-1 (25-23, 25-16, 21-25, 25-17) on day four of the qualifying tournament Pool T...