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Ngaissona, a former CAR sports minister who sits on the board of the Confederation of African Football (Caf), is charged with coordinating so-called anti-Balaka militia which emerged after civil war broke out in the Central African Republic (CAR) in 2013.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 21, 2019

Denis Onyango has saved us a lot of times, says Sundowns coach Pitso on howler

Photo: Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix Denis Onyango is rated as the No 1 goalkeeper in Africa, and again earned selection for the Caf Best XI recently.

IOL , South Africa Feb 20, 2019

Wake up Safa, Senong is your Olympics coach

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) announced a long time ago that the SA Under-23s would square off against Angola in the first round of the 2020 Olympics qualifiers.

IOL , South Africa Feb 20, 2019

Onyango blunder sees Sundowns drop crucial points in a home draw against Polokwane

In a forgettable moment, the reigning Caf goalkeeper of the year somehow forgot the basics of goalkeeping when he fumbled a speculative header from City's Zambian striker Salulani Phiri through his legs on the edge of the goal line for the equalizer.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

WATCH: Denis Onyango howler sees Sundowns held by Polokwane City

But the burly Ugandan, who was named in Caf’s Africa’s Finest XI, finished the first half with tears running down his face.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

Mamelodi Sundowns aware of the magnitude of Tuesday night’s clash against Polokwane City

Secondly that – given a disciplinary case over ineligible player Wayne Arendse that seems likely to see two points awarded to Wits‚ and one taken from Downs – plus participation in the Caf Champions League‚ the Brazilians may need all their games in hand to translate into points.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

Age-grade championships are for talents hunt, says Onigbinde | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Certainly we will be organising it for the first time but we’ve known for some time now.” “We will try to be up to the task by putting all the necessary means at the material and human level for the success of the competition.” “I would like to congratulate Niger for the good organisation of the event by setting the bar very high and a final with so many people in the stadium for a youth competition.” “It is a challenge for us to have in Mauritania as much people in the stadiums and to succeed a good organizer.” “I would like to reassure you that Mauritania will do its utmost to respond to the confidence Caf has placed in our country by successfully organizing the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations in 2021.”

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 18, 2019

Masud, ‘Cheche’ join Harambee Stars training

Also, in line for the Harambee Stars is an African Nations Championships Qualifier against Burundi, set to be played on a date to be announced by Caf in due course.

Capital News , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

Oktay lambasts Afraha pitch, calls it ‘a farm’

The game between the two sides had earlier been scheduled for the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos on Saturday but had to be moved due to Gor Mahia’s involvement in the Caf Confederations Cup.

Capital News , Kenya Feb 17, 2019

PSL: Fixtures, kick-off times, results and latest log – 19-20 February

On display this week are South Africa’s two Caf Champions League participants, who have fallen behind in terms of fixtures played, thanks to their commitments on the continent.

The South African , South Africa Feb 17, 2019