Friday, June 14, 2024

CAF appoints 2 referees to officiate at Women Championship

Two Zambian referees will be part of the 2018 African Women Championship (AWC) match officials in Ghana that kicks off on November 17.

FIFA referee Gladys Lengwe and assistant referee Diana Chikotesha are part of the 25 match officials.

Meanwhile FIFA referee Leah Namukonda has died.

Namukonde died this morning at Ndola Central Hospital after having been involved in a road traffic accident on Saturday in Luanshya.

She was the fourth official in Saturday’s Week 38 Super League match involving Buildcon and Power Dynamos.

Namukonde had been in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) since being transferred to Ndola Central Hospital from Luanshya Hospital where her condition had been declared critical.

She had been one of the leading lights in refereeing and was part of the 2018 Cosafa Women Championship match officials.





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