YAOUNDE - South Africa’s Akhona Makalima will be leading a team of match officials in the high-profile Tokyo 2020 Women’s Olympic qualifier between Cameroon and Cote d’Ivoire.
Nembaleni Vhahangwele will be running the line as the first assistant, with Maneo Tau the second assistant and Lindiwe Thwala as the fourth assistant.
The clash is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, November 12, at Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaounde, Cameroon.
Makalima was also in charge of the Zambia vs Zimbabwe Olympic qualifier in August.
“We are excited that our match officials are getting such recognition from Caf to showcase their talent on the big stage,” said Tenda Masikhwa, the head of Safa’s Referees Department.