By RONALD CHAWE –
PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has congratulated Zambian referee Diana Chikotesha for becoming the first woman assistant referee to officiate a men’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final.
Chikotesha was duty on Sunday evening as Ivory Coast beat Nigeria 2-1 in the 2023 AFCON final and was the only official picked from Zambia.
“We salute Zambian referee Diana Chikotesha for being the first woman assistant referee to officiate a men’s AFCON final. Zambia back in the Champions League. Bally,” the President Posted on his official Facebook Page.