South Africa, DR Congo, Morocco, Tanzania and Ghana announced as hosts for the 2023 IWBF Africa African Para Games Qualifiers

IWBF Africa announced the launch of their 5 Regional African Para Games 2023 Qualifiers as part of their revised competition strategy.

All eligible NOWBs were invited to enter their teams in regional qualification tournaments for the 2023 Africa Para Games.

South Africa will host the Southern Region Qualifiers in Johannesburg from 7-9 April. Angola and Zambia will join the host nation.

The Democratic Republic of Congo will host the Central Region Qualifiers in Kinshasa from the 21-23 of April. The hosts will compete against Cameroon and the Central African Republic.

IWBF newcomers Tanzania, will host the Eastern Region Qualifiers, with the hosts playing off against their neighbours Kenya for 5 – 7 May in Dar es Salaam.

In the Northern Region, Morocco will host Algeria and Senegal in Rabat from 5-7 May 2023.

African Para Games hosts Ghana, will have the opportunity to prepare to host the rest of Africa as the host Gambia in the Western Zone Tourname from 12-14 May 2023.

Below is the complete schedule of games for the qualification process.


DateTimeHostCityGenderTeam A Team B
07-Apr15h00South AfricaJohannesburgFemaleSouth Africa Zambia
07-Apr17h00South AfricaJohannesburgMaleSouth Africa Zambia
08-Apr09h00South AfricaJohannesburgFemaleZambia South Africa
08-Apr11h00South AfricaJohannesburgMaleAngola South Africa
08-Apr15h00South AfricaJohannesburgFemaleSouth Africa Zambia
08-Apr17h00South AfricaJohannesburgMaleSouth Africa Zambia
09-Apr09h00South AfricaJohannesburgMaleZambia Angola
09-Apr11h00South AfricaJohannesburgFemaleZambia South Africa
09-Apr15h00South AfricaJohannesburgMaleSouth Africa Angola
20-Apr16h00DR CongoKinshasaMaleDR Congo  Central Africa Republic
21-Apr10h00DR CongoKinshasaMaleCamerron Central Africa Republic
21-Apr17h00DR CongoKinshasaMaleDR Congo  Cameroon
22-Apr10h00DR CongoKinshasaMaleCentral Africa Republic Cameroon
22-Apr17h00DR CongoKinshasaMaleCamerron DR Congo
23-Apr09h00DR CongoKinshasaMaleDR Congo  Central Africa Republic
04-May19h00MoroccoRabatMaleMorocco Algeria
05-May10h00MoroccoRabatMaleMorocco Senegal
05-May17h00MoroccoRabatMaleSenegal Algeria
06-May10h00MoroccoRabatMaleAlgeria Morocco
06-May17h00MoroccoRabatMaleSenegal Algeria
07-May10h00MoroccoRabatMaleMorocco Senegal
05-May18h00TanzaniaDar es SalaamFemaleTanzania Kenya
06-May12h00TanzaniaDar es SalaamFemaleKenya Tanzania
12-May17h00GhanaAccraMaleGhana The Gambia
13-May10h00GhanaAccraMaleThe Gambia Ghana
13-May17h00GhanaAccraMaleGhana The Gambia

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