Referee Pacifique Ndabihawenimana from Burundi has been appointed by CAF to officiate Ghana’s game against Mali this afternoon.
The referee will be assisted by Abdoul Aziz Moctar Saley and Abdoul Aziz Yacouba as assistant 1and 2 respectively.
The last time referee Pacifique Ndabihawenimana handled a game involving a Ghanaian team
was the Africa U-17 Cup of Nations 2017 game between Ghana and Gabon which ended 5-0 in favour of Ghana.
The game which comes off at the Stade Général S. k in Niamey will both countries fight for a place in the Semi final.
A win for any of the two teams will send them through to the next round making this afternoons game a very tough one for both sides.