Rwanda names squad to face Uganda

first_imgRwanda’s first eleven pose for a picture before a previous game. Courtesy photo.By Shaban BentekeAmavubi Star’s head coach Antoine Hey has named his final squad that will face Uganda Cranes this weekend in the first leg of the CHAN 2018 qualifiers.The 18-man squad includes two goalkeepers five defenders eight midfielders and three strikers. It is dominated by Rwandan Premier League giants APR who have got six players on the team, including star striker Amran Nsimiyimana.Nsimiyimana will be joined on the striking line by AS Kigali’s Barnabe Mubumbyi and Police’s Abeddy Biramahire.In goal, due to the suspension of Rayon Sport’s Eric Ndayishimiye after accumulation of two yellow cards in the ties against Tanzania, APR’s Yves Kimenyi and Police’s Marcel Nzarora will compete for the starting barth.Midfielder Yannick Mukunzi of APR tipped to be the engine of the team has also been included along with team mate Djihad Bizimana.The only notable omission on the list is APR’s Innocent Nshuti who was instrumental in the vital first leg 1-1 draw against Tanzania.The team arrived in Uganda yesterday and will have their last training session today at the St Mary’s stadium before the show down on Saturday.The second leg will be played on 19th of this month.Commentslast_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter Six Senses has confirme

first_imgGo back to the enewsletterSix Senses has confirmed a second property for the Americas, with the Six Senses La Sagesse set to be the first of two luxury hotels at a new development at St David’s, Grenada in the Caribbean.Six Senses La Sagesse will be positioned on a promontory boasting two beaches and a lake, international property developer Range Developments revealed.“La Sagesse will be an incomparable master-planned development on one of the best locations in the Caribbean, just 15 minutes’ drive from Grenada’s airport. It will feature two luxury five-star hotels, oceanfront villas, spas, retail and watersport facilities,” the company said.Range Developments specialises in developing luxury resorts in the Eastern Caribbean and forecasts that Six Senses La Sagesse will open in 2022.“We have been impressed by the welcome and the opportunities in Grenada,” said Mohammed Asaria, Managing Director and Board Member of Range Developments. “Six Senses has been voted the world’s best hotel brand by the readers of Travel+Leisure magazine in 2018 for a second consecutive year. We look forward to working together on this exciting project.”On announcing the project, Six Senses President Bernhard Bohnenberger said: “We are very excited about coming to Grenada, the legendary spice island of yore. The ease of access from the United States and from Europe is also a very positive factor, as these markets represent our two most prominent markets who embrace the quintessence of Six Senses. We are equally thrilled to work with the Government of Grenada and with Range Developments, who are so aligned with our commitment to sustainability.”Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas was acquired by InterContinental Hotels Group earlier this year.Go back to the enewsletterlast_img read more