Here is the president’s address and you can scroll down for the French language version of the address
It is just a year, since Mr. Souleiman Hassan Waberi became the president of Djibouti Football Federation. During the one-year period, President Waberi and his executive committee achieved to realise the country’s long-existed dreams including the implementation of Djibouti’s first ever beach soccer tournament and the creation of National beach soccer team.
The fixtures of the 2014 FIFA world cup have been officially announced. The host Brazil will take on Croatia in the opening match on 12th of June 2014. The respected national teams who will participate in the global football event are divided into eight groups as shown below.
CECAFA PRESS STATEMENT: In what is widely seen as a great relief to the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) the hosts of this year’s CECAFA Challenge Cup, the Kenyan government has pledged to settle all the outstanding accommodation and air ticket bills related to this tournament.
Somali Football federation has fully lauded for the outcome of the recent election of Lower Jubba regional football committee, which the Somali Football federation termed as a ‘free and fair’ election whilst endorsing the chairman elected and his committee, according to a press statement issued at the SFF headquarters here in Mogadishu on Sunday.
During its monthly meeting on Sunday the SFF executive committee congratulated the new Lower Jubba regional football committee chairman Mr. Burhan Mahmoud Hassan and his Secretary General Ahmed Farah Taqal on their successful election which took place in the southern port town of Kismayo on 26th of November.
Some 45 technical and physical referee instructors from 12 French-speaking African countries are taking part in FIFA Futuro III instructor referee courses which launched in the horn of African country of Djibouti.
As part of its global refereeing development programs, the courses were organized by the world football governing body FIFA in collaboration with hosts, the Djibouti Football Federation (FDF) according to President Souleiman Hassan Waberi who addressed at the opening ceremony on Wednesday.
CECAFA organizing committee chairman and member of CECAFA Executive committee, Mr. Abdi Qani Said Arab has retained his position during the regional football body’s elections held in the Kenyan capital if Nairobi.
Mr. Arab who is also member of FIFA beach soccer committee and Somali Football federation secretary General has accumulated 9 votes out of the 12 votes casted during the elected which held in Nairobi on Tuesday.
Somali ambassador to UAE H.E Abdulkadir Shiikey Al-hatami is sending his sympathy to the entire Somali people around the globe for the death of ex diplomat and former Somali foreign minister late Ahmed Mohamed Adam (Qeybe) who died in the northern Somali city of Hargeisa this week at the age of 83.
After its recent reappearance into the world volleyball platform, the Somali volleyball federation has organized its 26th volleyball men’s championship which got under way in Mogadishu over the weekend.
The competition gathered 8 division ‘A’ teams, according to Somali Volleyball federation Secretary general Mohamed Abubakar Hirei who addressed at the launching ceremony of the league on Saturday.
Somalia’s National football team the ’Ocean stars’ participated at an encouraginhg dinner ceremony held for them by the country’s Ambassador to Kenya Mohamed Ali Nur (Ameeriko). The dinner ceremony was held at one of Nairobi’s best hotels on Monday evening.
The Ocean stars are in Nairobi for the 2013 CECAFA senior challenge cup due to kick off in Nairobi this week.