Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations

By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 22nd, 2012
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It took Ethiopia 31 years to stage a comeback to the most prestigious football tournament that has ever graced Africa. But the team knows too well that for them to stamp their authority at the Africa Cup of Nations, it will not be a walk in the park. Coach Sewnet Bishaw believes the team will [&helli...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 6th, 2012
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Eritrean soccer players who disappeared from their hotel in Uganda over the weekend have sought asylum in the east African country, a senior Ugandan government official said on Thursday. Mass defections by Eritrean soccer players are becoming common as the country is one of the world’s most sec...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 3rd, 2012
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At least 14 members of the Eritrea football squad have disappeared in Uganda while playing in a regional tournament and may eventually claim asylum, Ugandan officials said on Monday. Eritrea is one of the world’s most secretive states ruled by a reclusive president. This year United Nations hum...
By benim
In East Africa
Jul 12th, 2011
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Thirteen Eritrean football players are seeking asylum in Tanzania, where their team was taking part in a regional tournament. A spokesman for Tanzania’s home affairs ministry has confirmed earlier reports that the players did not turn up at a Dar es Salaam airport Saturday, after their team was...