Two of the three Kenyan referees at the 2016 African Nations Championships tournament in Rwanda will be in action on the opening day of the tournament, January 16 2016.
Davies Omweno and Aden Marwa have both been handed appointments for the second match of the day, pitting Gabon against Morocco at the Amahoro Stadium.
While Omweno will be serving as the fourth official in the game, Marwa will be the first assistant referee. Lamtey Joseph from Ghana will be serving as the center referee and David Laryea as the second assistant referee then Marcel Njipendi from Cameroon will be the Referees’ Assessor.
Rwanda will take on Ivory Coast in the first match of the tournament. Nampiandraza Hamada from Madagascar will be the center referee in that clash.
Noupue Elvis from Cameroon and Steven Khumalo from South Africa will be the first and second assistant referees respectively while Lemghaifry Ali from Mauritania will be the reserve referee.