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CAF GS opens Safety & Security Workshop, highlights CHAN 2020 exceptional importance!

CAF Acting General Secretary Abdelmounaim Bah highlighted the importance of the upcoming Total African Nations Championship (CHAN), Cameroon 2020 as an important tournament in exceptional conditions. Bah addressed the CAF – CHAN Safety and Security Officers workshop in Yaoundé, stressing that this CHAN is coming amidst a global pandemic, which …

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AFCON Cameroon 2021 Qualifiers: CAF sets guidelines to strengthen the security system for upcoming matches!

The Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) brought together, on November 4, 2020, by videoconference, the national safety and security officers (NSSO) of the Member Associations to inform them and train them on the new safety and security protocol imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic and to supervise the resumption of qualifying …

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Africa’s CAF signs partnership agreement with International Centre for Sport Security!

A partnership agreement has been signed on October 24, 2020 between the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and the International Center for Sport Security (ICSS), aimed at enhancing safety, security, integrity, and youth empowerment programs within African football. The agreement signed in Morocco, will see the two organizations work together …

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First CAF Interclub Safety and Security Conference held in Cairo!

Egyptian capital Cairo will host the first CAF Safety and Security Conference for Confederation Cup and Champions League clubs participating in CAF Competitions. The two-day event (February 19/20, 2020) will involve Club Managers and Club Safety and Security Officers so as to share experiences and best international and global practices …

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Kolkata derby between Mohun Bagan & East Bengal postponed due to security reasons!

This Sunday the City of Joy will not witness the much-awaited Kolkata derby in the 2019/20 I-League. The match between Mohun Bagan AC and East Bengal Club originally scheduled to be held at Kolkata’s Saltlake Stadium on Sunday, December 22, a formal letter from the office of the Dy. Commissioner …

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AFC Safety and Security Seminar 2019/2020 concludes in Kuala Lumpur!

Safety and security officers from Member Associations across Asia benefitted from the latest AFC Safety and Security Seminar, which concluded on Friday, October 18. The two-day seminar held at the AFC House was officially opened by AFC Competitions and Football Events Division Director Shin Man Gil, who said: “It is …

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UEFA-EU conference: Staying one step ahead!

The annual UEFA-EU conference in Munich, stadium and security experts have agreed on the importance of being proactive and showing anticipation, to help prevent security issues before they happen. The need to keep ‘one step ahead’ was the focal point of the latest UEFA-EU Stadium and Security Conference in Munich …

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rs1tv VIDEO: Security concern lead to FC Remscheid match cancellation at VfB Solingen!

My home town club FC Remscheid will not play their Landesliga league game next Sunday at VfB Solingen due to security concerns. The city of Solingen and police do not allow FC Remscheid to play in their town due to a lack of a suitable football stadium after the violence …

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Member Associations benefit from AFC Competition Education Courses!

46 general coordinators, security, media and marketing officers from across Asia assembled in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur for the AFC Competition Education Courses which concluded on Monday, August 14. The workshop was aimed to prepare the officers for the upcoming 2018 AFC competition season, and ultimately groom them …

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Ties & expertise bolstered in second AFC National Security Officers Seminar!

The roles and responsibilities of the national security officers (NSO) were strengthened with the second AFC NSO Seminar in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Friday, August 11. Officers from 38 Member Associations from across Asia took part in the two-day seminar which was organised by the AFC Competitions department, with the …

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