Salima Mukansanga: Meet The First Woman To Referee An AFCON Match

Salima Mukansanga: Meet The First Woman To Referee An AFCON Match

1/17/2022 8:12:00 PM

Salima Mukansanga: Meet The First Woman To Referee An AFCON Match

Salima Rhadia Mukansanga will make history on Tuesday when she will referee the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) match between Zimbabwe and Guinea.

 Salima Rhadia Mukansanga will make history on Tuesday when she will referee the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) match between Zimbabwe and Guinea.The Rwandan-born will become the first woman to referee a game at the AFCON. The 35-year-old is part of the all-women quartet picked for the match at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde. They will also be the first all-women team official since the inception of the tournament.

Mukansanga will be assisted by Carine Atemzabong (Cameroon), Fatiha Jermoumi (Morocco), and the VAR referee, Bouchra Karboubi (Morocco).CAF says Mukansanga’s feat is a victory for all young African girls. Photo: CAF Online Earlier, Mukansanga had made history as the first woman to officiate a game at the continental showpiece when she served as the fourth official in the tie between Guinea and Malawi in Bafoussam.

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Salima Rhadia Mukansanga. Photo: CAF Online   Salima Rhadia Mukansanga will make history on Tuesday when she will referee the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) match between Zimbabwe and Guinea. The Rwandan-born will become the first woman to referee a game at the AFCON. The 35-year-old is part of the all-women quartet picked for the match at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde. They will also be the first all-women team official since the inception of the tournament. Mukansanga will be assisted by Carine Atemzabong (Cameroon), Fatiha Jermoumi (Morocco), and the VAR referee, Bouchra Karboubi (Morocco). CAF says Mukansanga’s feat is a victory for all young African girls. Photo: CAF Online   Earlier, Mukansanga had made history as the first woman to officiate a game at the continental showpiece when she served as the fourth official in the tie between Guinea and Malawi in Bafoussam. RELATED