Ground-breaking as Women referees nominated for U-17 AFCON

A trailblazing decision will for the first time see women referees handling games of the opposite sex on the continent, debuting at the Total U-17 Africa Cup of Nations Tanzania 2019.

Decision of suspension

Decision of suspension

05 March 2019

Following the weak and unsatisfactory performance which had an impact on the final result of the Match Day 4 Total CAF Confederation Cup,

Kabakama – the game changer in Tanzania refereeing

Jonesia Rukya Kabakama is one of the foremost African women match officials and is currently at the Total Women’s Africa Cup of Nations Ghana 2018

Referees step up preparations for Ghana 2018

Thirty-two (32) referees and assistant referees are set to undergo a preparatory course to fine-tune their readiness for the impending Total Women’s Africa Cup of Nations Ghana 2018.

Another first by CAF; VAR for Interclubs final
Tags : Refereeing

For the first time, the Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will be applied for the finals of this season’s CAF Interclubs competitions; Total CAF Champions League 2018 and Total CAF Confederation Cup 2018.

Promissor árbitro daq Serra Leoa Marah deixa CAF em luto

Num ofício datado de 26 de Setembro do corrente ano assinada pelo vice-secretário geral Anthony Baffoe,a CAF expressa dor pela

CAF mourns promising Sierra Leonean referee Marah

In a letter dated 26 September 2018, and signed by Deputy General Secretary Anthony Baffoe, CAF has expressed shock at the passing of promising Sierra Leonean referee Victor Foday Marah

CAF Young Referees’ Course

CAF Young Referees’ Course

18 September 2018
Tags : Refereeing

The CAF Young Referees’ Course has officially got underway at Sheraton Hotel in Kampala on Friday afternoon.


The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has organized a five-day training course for Elite “B” Referees to prepare them for the upcoming CAF competitions and update their knowledge and skills in the conduct of their duties.

New FIFA Referees 2018 Training Course in Egypt
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CAF has started a new training program in Cairo targeted to the CAF referees who joined the FIFA list in 2018.