Handball: Cabo Verde plans to host the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN-2024)

Praia, Aug 14 (Inforpress) – Cabo Verde intends to organize the Africa Cup of Nations of (CAN) in senior women’s handball in 2024, the president of the Cabo Verdean federation said Monday.

Speaking to Radio and Television of Cabo Verde (RTC), in the margins of the the second training for level 1 handball coaching in Praia, Nelson Martins said that this claim was made during his stay in Algeria during the African Youth Games.

The head of the National Handball said that in the margins of this event he made contacts with officials of the Confederation of African Handball (CAH) who according to him left open the possibility of Cabo Verde organizing this competition in 2024.

“For this, we must present a duly substantiated application so that, in fact, it will be effective”, said Nelson Martins, adding that this claim has already been communicated to the Minister of Sport, Fernando Elísio Freire.