Kiyovu are in race to challenge for league title – Casa Mbungo

SaturdaySC Kiyovu vs Marines 3:30pm SundayAPR FC vs Mukura VS Miroplast vs Amagaju Bugesera vs Sunrise Kirehe FC vs Espoir FCGicumbi vs Police FCAS Kigali vs Etincelles Former AS Kigali, Police and Sunrise FC tactician made the declaration as he prepares his team for Saturday’s clash with...

Saturday, November 25, 2017, 12:00 AM

Police FC coach rues poor finishing

Wednesday’s results Mukura VS 2-2 Miroplast FCMarines 1-4 AS KigaliSunrise FC 0-1 SC KiyovuGicumbi 1-0 Kirehe FCPolice FC 0-0 APR FC Police FC coach has urged his players to improve on their finishing skills to improve chances of winning the Azam Rwanda Premier League this season. Head...

Friday, November 24, 2017, 12:00 AM

Tour du Rwanda 2017: Victory for Pellaud in stage two

Stage two results – 180km 1. Simon Pellaud (Switzerland) 4:32:30 2. Matthieu Jeannes (France) +1:30 3. Didier Munyaneza (Rwanda) +1:31 4. Suleiman Kangani (Kenya) 5. Metkel Eyob (Eritrea) Swiss rider Simon Pellaud Tuesday claimed Stage Two of Tour du Rwanda 2017, taking the yellow jersey...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 12:00 AM

Kashaka wins corporate golf tournament

Best Gross: Dr Davis Kashaka - 74 Gross: HCP 0-9 Winner: David Rwiyamirira – 70 Nett R/Up: John Thairu - 72 Nett 2nd R/Up: Kennedy Murichu – 73 Nett HCP 10-18 Winner: Marvin Musana – 69 Nett R/Up: Butera Rutagaramba – 69 Nett 2nd R/Up: Rwabika Steven – 70 Nett HCP:...

Monday, September 4, 2017, 12:00 AM

FERWAFA ELECTIONS: Is this the start of end for Nzamwita?

On July 15, 2017, the day the two aspirants submitted their candidatures to vie for the post of president of the Rwanda Football Association (Ferwafa), a leading voice in the opposition ranks told me, “We have entered the race but our main objective is to see these elections are called off.” The...

Sunday, September 3, 2017, 12:00 AM

Over 80 expected for CIMERWA golf tourney

Over 80 golfers are expected to take part in the inaugural CIMERWA Corporate Golf Tournament, which tees off today morning at the Par-72 Kigali golf course in Nyarutarama. According to the Kigali Golf Club captain, Dr. Davis Kashaka, the competitors will comprise mainly corporate golfers from...

Saturday, September 2, 2017, 12:00 AM

CIMERWA corporate golf tourney for Saturday

The inaugural CIMERWA Corporate Golf Tournament will take place on Saturday at the Par-72 Kigali Golf Course in Nyarutarama. CIMERWA, the local manufacturer of cement are the sponsors of the one-day event, expected to attract mainly corporate golfers from within Rwanda and the region....

Thursday, August 31, 2017, 12:00 AM

Kenya win regional golf challenge, Rwanda finish 4th

Overall standing                        Kenya – 19.5 pointsTanzania – 17.0 pointsUganda – 14 pointsRwanda – 10.5 pointsEthiopia – 6 pointsBurundi – 5 points DAR ES SALAAM - Kenya have emerged...

Sunday, August 27, 2017, 12:00 AM

Kenya leads East African Golf Challenge, Rwanda remain 4th

Dar-es-salaam – Tanzania have made good use of home advantage by taking an early lead in the opening round of this year’s East African Golf Challenge at the Par-18 Gymkhana Golf course in Dar es Salaam. The hosts finished day one with 7.5 points, a two-point lead over second-...

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 12:00 AM

EA Golf Challenge 2017: Tanzania take early lead, Rwanda tied for third position

Tanzania have made better use of home advantage by taking an early lead in the opening round on Thursday in this year’s East African Golf Challenge at the Par-71 Gymkhana Golf course in Dar es Salaam. The hosts finished day one with 7.5 points, a two-point lead over second-placed...

Friday, August 25, 2017, 12:00 AM

EA Golf Challenge 2017: Rwanda drop to fourth, Tanzania lead as Kenya make headway

DAR ES SALAAM – Rwanda scored 1.5 points in the Foursome morning session on Friday to temporarily drop to fourth place at the ongoing East African Golf Challenge at the Par-71 Gymkhana Golf Course in Dar es Salaam. Hosts Tanzania, despite a return of just one point in the morning session,...

Friday, August 25, 2017, 12:00 AM

Rwandan golfers set for East African Challenge

Rwandan golfers are looking to shine at the 19th edition of the annual East African Golf Challenge, which tees-off today at the 18-hole Gymkhana golf course in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Rwanda’s eight-man team and one reserve player, under the guidance of Jules Dusabe Mutesa...

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 12:00 AM

APR’s quietness in transfer market not a good sign

Following what happened to APR last season when they finished in third place in the league for first time since 2008, common sense would point to them doing everything, like they have always done, to improve the squad in preparation for the battle to reclaim the title next season. Alas, instead of...

Sunday, August 20, 2017, 12:00 AM

Golf team depart for Tanzania ahead of regional challenge

Rwanda national golf team will depart for Dar es Salaam on Friday ahead of this year’s East African Golf Challenge, which will be held at the 18-hole Gymkhana golf course in Dar es Salaam from August 22-26. The regional annual tournament has attracted six countries namely; Kenya, Uganda,...

Friday, August 18, 2017, 12:00 AM

Relegated or not, how will history judge SC Kiyovu?

You can call me a hater, which I’m not or just cynical but I was and remain strongly against the idea of SC Kiyovu returning to play in the topflight division league despite being relegated last season. The Nyamirambo-based club ‘bounced back’ on technical ground, without even...

Sunday, August 13, 2017, 12:00 AM

Rayon to appoint Karekezi as head coach is a joke

It’s never really dull in Rayon Sports and once again the reigning league champions are at it, this time being in the news for making one of the most contentious managerial appointments ever in Rwandan football. When the club promised that they would name their new head coach at the end of this...

Sunday, July 23, 2017, 12:00 AM

Provisional squad for EA Golf Challenge unveiled

National golf team coach Jules Mutesa has selected a provisional squad of 12 players as the team continues preparations for this year’s East African Golf Challenge set for August 22-26 at the 18-hole Gymkhana Golf Course in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The team will be reduced to nine...

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 12:00 AM

How independent is FERWAFA Electoral Commission?

In every election, it’s paramount that the electoral commission is free from the direction or control of any authority in the performance of its functions. An election commission is a body charged with overseeing the implementation of election procedures. And so, the credibility of the...

Sunday, July 16, 2017, 12:00 AM

Golf team intensify preps ahead of EA Challenge

Rwanda national golf team has intensified preparations for this year’s 19th edition of the East African Golf Challenge. The five-day tournament, which is scheduled to run from August 22 - 26 at the 18-hole Gymkhana Golf Club in Dar es Salaam has attracted six countries namely; Kenya, Uganda...

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 12:00 AM

Benitez won't need 100 million pounds to keep Newcastle up

For some reason, I have not been very consistent with this column, especially in recent times and for that, I can only say, sorry. More often than not, when I offer to write, I prefer to focus on issues affecting local sport, positively or negatively. But for today, I can’t help but to turn...

Sunday, May 14, 2017, 12:00 AM