Yaounde will host the CAF Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) on Tuesday, with Salima Rhadia Mukansanga becoming the first female referee in the tournament's history.
It is the first time in the history of the Confederation of African Football that an all-female team has reffed a CAN match, according to a statement from the organization.
A female-only squad will officiate a match at the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations for the first time since the competition began.
This will be the first time in the history of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations that a woman has been assigned as a fourth official in a match between Guinea and Malawi.
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