Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania have all won the bid to host the 2027 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament.
The news was confirmed on Wednesday 27th September by CAF during a meeting in Cairo, Egypt where they agreed the tournament’s final should be played in East Africa.
Morocco has already won the bid to host the 2025 finals after garnering a total of 22 votes.
Presenting the bid were Sports Ministers from Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania as confirmed by CS Ababu Namwamba.
With colleagues Hon Damas Ndumbaro, Sports & Arts Minister of Tanzania and Hon Peter Ogwang, State Minister for Sports of Uganda, alongside our delegation that includes Uganda’s Deputy Speaker Hon Thomas Tayebwa, we have presented our E APamoja bid to CAF Online ExCom in Cairo.” said CS Ababu Namwamba