IWBF AFRICA

 

IWBF Africa, on behalf of IWBF, promotes, supervises and directs the sport of wheelchair basketball within Africa. It strictly recognises the autonomy of each NOWB within its own territory, while following the policies of IWBF as established by the World Congress and the IWBF Executive Council.

IWBF Africa Executive Council

Charles Saunders, South Africa – President | Email: charles.saunders@iwbf.org
Hamza Cherih, Algeria – Vice President
Alfred Simiyu, Kenya – Treasurer
Leandre Swanepoel, South Africa – Classification Chairperson
Sibogile Fondinii, South Africa – Competitions Chairperson
Mahmoud Hassan, Egypt – Technical Chairperson
El Hadaoui Abdelhak, Morocco – Coaching Chairperson
Al Hassan Sedky, Egypt – Player Commission Chairperson
May Zein ElDein, Egypt – Northern Region Chairperson
Oluwaseyi Johnson, Nigeria – Western Region Chairperson
Sulaiman Mayanja, Uganda – Eastern Region Chairperson
Gege Kizubanata, DR Congo – Central Region Chairperson
Kay Kamatuwa Peter Chirwa, Zambia – Southern Region Chairperson
Gerry Smith, South Africa – Africa Secretary General | Email: gerry.smith@iwbfafrica.org
Alhassan Sedky, Egypt – IWBF Player  Commission Representative
Michelle Moganedi, South Africa – IWBF Player Commission Representative

ZONE MEMBERS

There are currently 24 NOWBs in the IWBF Africa these are:

Algeria
Angola
Burkina Faso
Central African Republic
Cameroon
Democratic Republic of Congo
Egypt

Eswatini
Ethiopia
Ghana
Gambia
Kenya
Liberia
Morocco
Namibia

Nigeria
Rwanda
South Africa
Senegal
Tanzania
Tunisia
Uganda
Zambia

NEWS

Women’s Field Set for Paris 2024 Paralympic Games

Women’s Field Set for Paris 2024 Paralympic Games

As the excitement continues to mount for the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games, the women's wheelchair basketball field is now complete following the conclusion of the 2024 IWBF Women's Repechage at the Asue Arena in Osaka, Japan. The tournament, held from 17 April to 20...

Matchups Confirmed for Paris 2024 Qualification Finals

Matchups Confirmed for Paris 2024 Qualification Finals

The 2024 IWBF Women's Repechage in Osaka, Japan, culminated in a day of thrilling competition as the final round of group games unfolded. The day began with a tense battle between Thailand and Algeria, both aiming to avoid the bottom spot in Group A. In a closely...

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