CAF to advise on climax of National Premier League
Confederation of African Football (CAF) has made it clear that it will determine when National Leagues/Cups will be completed.
The development comes after the Coronavirus (COVID -19) pandemic has caused a halt to football activities all over Africa and the rest of the world.
“Once we determine the date we are able to resume footballing activities, we would advise you when the leagues must be completed and concessions that would be made with regards to names submission, player registration and date next season will commence,” said a communication from CAF dated April 26th.
The communication was sent to National Associations (MAs) by the CAF Acting Secretary General Abdel Bah. He asked MAs to vanish CAF with their plans amid the COVID -19 threat and when they hope to complete their different programmes.
“In view of the current circumstances, we would like to inquire about the current situation of your national leagues/National Cup (ranking, number of pending matches etc…) as well as the strategies you intend to apply to finalize these competitions be it through completion or annulment,” said the communication.
CAF also requested the MAs to give feedback by May 5th on how they plan to handle the tournaments in the remaining part of the year.
KMKM and JKU FC are running neck to neck in the Zanzibar Premier League.