KIGALI Rwanda (Xinhua) --
The 2018 Women Challenge Cup of the Council for
East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA) due to
start this Saturday in Rwanda has been postponed over funding.
Federation (FERWAFA) said in a statement Tuesday that the delay
is due to the unavailability of hosting funds initially meant to
be sent to FERWAFA.
FERWAFA has not
received funds to host the 10-day tournament from CECAFA as
agreed in April despite repeated correspondences and calls to
CECAFA Secretariat, it said.
The tournament was
supposed to bring together teams from eight countries: Rwanda,
Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zanzibar, Burundi, Ethiopia, and