REG, Patriots face-off in pre-season tournament semis

Saturday APR v s IPRC-Kigali 16pmREG vs Patriots 18pm Defending champions Patriots take on Rwanda Energy Group (REG) in the semi-finals of the ongoing basketball pre-season tournament on Saturday at Amahoro Indoor Stadium, while APR face IPRC-Kigali in the first of the two semis. APR defeated...

Saturday, November 25, 2017, 12:00 AM

Rwanda drop to 120th in FIFA rankings

Rwanda has slipped two places in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday in Zurich, Switzerland. Rwanda is now 120th with 268 points and 31st on the continent; a drop from 118th world wide and 29th in Africa from last month’s ranking. In the CECAFA region, Rwanda is ranked third...

Saturday, November 25, 2017, 12:00 AM

Omborenga and Mbogo named in Amavubi squad for CECAFA

Rwanda national team head coach Antoine Hey has named APR’s Fitina Omborenga and Ally Mbogo of SC Kiyovu in the 23-man squad for the 2017 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup scheduled for December 3-17 in Kenya. The German tactician named the squad on Friday—the team is dominated by players...

Saturday, November 25, 2017, 12:00 AM

Hoops: APR beat Patriots to avoid semis clash with REG

Pre-season tourney SaturdaySemi-finalsIPRC-Kigali Vs APR 4pm REG Vs Patriots 6pm WednesdayGroup APatriots 69-79 APR APR defeated Patriots 76-69 to top Group A in the ongoing basketball pre-season tournament on Wednesday at Amahoro Indoor Stadium and avoided a semi-final clash with pre-tournament...

Friday, November 24, 2017, 12:00 AM

Gisagara VC in talks with right-attacker Murangwa

League champions Gisagara volleyball are in advanced talks to sign right attacker Nelson Murangwa after the Rwanda international failed to secure a visa to join Romanian first division club Tricolorul LMV Ploiesti. The 24-year-old was supposed to join Tricolorul LMV Ploiesti in July on a one-year...

Friday, November 24, 2017, 12:00 AM

Hoops: Patriots, APR in pre-season showdown

Today Group A Patriots           Vs           APR   6pm Sunday: Men Espoir             53-63    30-Plus UGB...

Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 12:00 AM

NPC-Rwanda sets conditions for Muvunyi’s return

Rwanda National Paralympic Committee (NPC-Rwanda) have set three conditions that Paralympian Hermas Muvunyi must meet before he’s allowed back into competition. A year after his controversial and abrupt retirement, Rwanda’s most decorated Paralympian penned an apology in which he asked...

Saturday, November 18, 2017, 12:00 AM

Hoops: REG, Espoir drawn in same group

Men’s categoryGroup A: Patriots, IPRC-South, UGB and APRGroup B: REG, 30-Plus, IPRC-Kigali and Espoir Rwanda Energy Group (REG) and Espoir Basketball Club have been drawn in Group B for this year’s pre-season tournament, which is scheduled to run from November 17 to 26. The tournament...

Friday, November 17, 2017, 12:00 AM

Rayon Sports players pay tribute to late Katauti

Rayon Sports players have paid glowing tribute to their late former assistant coach Hamadi ‘Katauti’ Ndikumana, who passed away Tuesday night at his home in Nyakabanda and was laid to rest on Wednesday. The 39-year old former Rayon Sports and Amavubi captain passed away on the same...

Friday, November 17, 2017, 12:00 AM

Bugesera FC suspend coach Bizimungu over poor results

Azam Rwanda Premier League side, Bugesera Football Club have suspended head coach Ally Bizimungu for 15 days as the team struggles for results that has left them bottom of the league table. Bizimungu joined the Nyamata-based club just over three months ago on a one-year contract, but is already...

Friday, November 17, 2017, 12:00 AM

Police, Rayon game cancelled after Katauti death

WednesdayAPR FC 3-0 Bugesera FCEspoi 1-0 AS Kigali The Azam Rwanda Premier League match between Police FC and Rayon Sports, that had been scheduled for Thursday at Kigali Stadium, has been cancelled after the sudden death of Rayon Sports’ assistant coach, Hamadi ‘Katauti...

Thursday, November 16, 2017, 12:00 AM

Former Amavubi captain Hamad Ndikumana dead

Former Amavubi captain and Rayon Sports assistant coach Hamad ‘Katauti’ Ndikumana has passed on—the 39-year-old died Tuesday night after complaining of chest pains, according to Rayon Sports club doctor, Charles Mugemana. The former Rayon Sports defender had not complained of any...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 12:00 AM

Interforce FC win season opener in Div.2 league

Sunday Group BInterforce FC 1-0 United StarsSaturday: Group ASorwathe FC 1-1 PepiniereUnity FC 2-0 Nyagatare Aspor FC 1-2 Etoile de l’est Rwamagana City 2-2 Vision FC Group BRugende FC 1-3 La Jeunesse Intare FC 2-0 Heroes FCVision JN 1-1 AS Muhanga SEC Academy 2-0 Hope FC Interforce FC...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 12:00 AM

Over 60 trained in sports administration

Sixty-two officials from different sports federations have benefited from the sports management and administration course, which concluded on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium. The five-day course was conducted by Tharcisse Harerimana, an expert in the Rwanda National Olympic and Sports...

Monday, November 13, 2017, 12:00 AM

Interforce beef up squad ahead of Second Div. League opener

Saturday Group A Gasabo United           Vs         Esperance FC          2:30pm Sorwathe FC           ...

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 12:00 AM

NPC-Rwanda to decide Muvunyi’s fate Friday

Rwanda National Paralympic Committee (NPC-Rwanda) will take a decision on Hermas Muvunyi’s apology on Friday, according to the body’s president, Jean Baptiste Murema. A year after his controversial retirement, Rwanda’s most decorated paralympian penned an apology in which he...

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 12:00 AM

We are not good enough, says APR Handball coach

APR handball club head coach Anaclet Bagirishya has said that his team still has a lot to work on in order to be able to compete well against the best in Africa. Bagirishya made the concession after the Rwandan club finished bottom at the just concluded African Handball Champions League tournament...

Thursday, November 2, 2017, 12:00 AM

Volleyball: REG sign six players

Rwanda Energy Group Volleyball club has  completed the signing of six players ahead of the next season which is supposed to start in November. REG head coach, Jean Paul Mana confirmed the development . “We have signed five players for two years as we are targeting to build a strong...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 12:00 AM

Olympic committee launches environmental protection drive

Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee has launched a campaign aimed at helping local authorities acquire environmental education to deal with global warming, air pollution and many other ills that ruin the environment. The campaign is an initiative of the International Olympic (IOC)...

Saturday, October 14, 2017, 12:00 AM

Interforce FC replace Isonga in 2nd division league

Rwanda Football Association (FERWAFA) has confirmed that Interforce FC has replaced Isonga FC in next season’s second division league and also that all teams will use players under the age of 23 years. The second tier league season is slated to kick off on November 11. Isonga FC withdrew...

Saturday, October 14, 2017, 12:00 AM

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