Kenya hosts Referee Candidate Course for women
The course, which runs from March 3 to 10, is being held with the cooperation of the Khartoum Volleyball Development Centre.
The opening ceremony was attended by Ndiritu Gikaria, president of the Kenya Sports Council; Waithaka Kioni, Vice President of the African Volleyball Confederation and President of the Kenyan Volleyball Federation; Khartoum Volleyball Development Centre representative Adel Ibrahim; and Miendo Salamba, Secretary of the CAVB Referees Commission.
The course, which covers theoretical and practical aspects, is being coordinated by Ismail Chge and Tabita.
Fifteen women from eight countries (Ethiopia, South Africa, Egypt, Tunisia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Burundi and Kenya) are participating in the course.
The participants will also officiate all the matches at the Nairobi Open tournament for senior national men’s and women’s teams.