CAF

By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 22nd, 2013
0 Comments
34 Views
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has released seeding teams for the draw of the 2015 African nations Cup championship to be hosted by Morocco. The full draw will be released on March 10 in Rabat during a CAF’s general assembly and the qualification procedures. The qualification will return...
By IndepthAfrica
In Kenya
Feb 17th, 2013
0 Comments
8 Views
Football Kenya Federation (FKF) and the Kenyan government are in the process of submitting a bid to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) and the 2015 Africa Youth Championships. “After the opening of bids by CAF, football Kenya has been seeking government guarantees to solidify the bid a...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 8th, 2013
0 Comments
13 Views
The Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) has confirmed that Nigerians will be able to watch the final match of the 2013 African Cup of Nations, (AFCON) between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Stallions of Burkina Faso on Sunday. The match will be aired live on local stations, the regulatory...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Feb 4th, 2013
0 Comments
11 Views
By Hindessa Abdul The 29th edition of the African Cup of Nations has been historic for Ethiopians as it was a once in a generation event. The country managed to qualify for the tournament for the first time in 31 years. All the beautiful and colorful fans by their side, the endangered Walia Antelopes...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 25th, 2013
0 Comments
8 Views
By; Kiflu Hussain I don’t know whether CAF has a regulation that prohibits making a political statement during African Cup of Nations (AFCON) football matchse. I know it’s not allowed making a political statement in Olympics. A case in point; in 2012 a South Korean football player who made such a sta...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 14th, 2012
0 Comments
8 Views
Nigerian national team head coach Stephen Keshi is more worried – if not scared – to face the African Champions, Zambia, at the 2013 Africa Nations Cup (Afcon) group stage match at Mbombela stadium on January 25. However, his consolation is that the other two teams in Group C, Burkina Fas...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Oct 16th, 2012
0 Comments
6 Views
Senegal have been disqualified from the African Nations Cup after the riot that caused their play-off against the Ivory Coast to be abandoned. Missiles, stones, bottles and firecrackers were thrown onto the pitch and tear gas was used during the match in Dakar. The Confederation of African Football (...
By IndepthAfrica
In Press Releases
Apr 25th, 2012
0 Comments
6 Views
Today on World Malaria Day, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) named the United Against Malaria (UAM) campaign an official social program of the 2013 Orange Africa Cup of Nations, being held in South Africa early next year. Although preventable and treatable, malaria kills a child in Africa ...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Apr 13th, 2012
0 Comments
6 Views
The Confederation of African Football has announced the seeding system for the final round of qualifying for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. A total of 30 teams play in a final knockout round to decide the 15 nations who will join hosts South Africa at the tournament next year. Caf will use performan...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Feb 8th, 2012
0 Comments
11 Views
CAF and UAM call on African football federations to join fight against malaria Today during the final week of the 2012 Orange Africa Cup of Nations, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) committed its support to the fight against malaria by officially endorsing the United Against Malaria (UAM) ...