The Nigerian duo was among the 25 final list of referees and assistant referees shortlisted to leads and guide teams throughout the women’s tournament in Ghana.
The 13 man list of Referees which have Madu Ndidi Payience in it and 12 man list of assistand with Mimisen Agatha Iyorhe in it to officiate matches at the forthcoming African Women’s Nation Cup in Ghana from November 17th to December 1st 2018.
The 30 year old Madu Ndidi Patience will be leading the tab from the centre cycle while 31 years old Mimisen Agatha Iyorhe will be on the flank. Both are FIFA badged referees and they will fly the flag of Nigeria in Ghana.
Both Nigeria FIFA badged referees were amongst the 16 referees and 16 assistant referees that went for the just concluded course in Cape Coast between October 17-21, 2018 in one of the venues for this year’s biennial championship. they went through medical screening, theoretical and physical drills, the also underwent a theory part, involving technical and tactical analysis of the game, reviewing of video clips of matches plus a special session on integrity and match manipulation.
Both Representatives made the final 25 man list comprising of 13 centre Referees and 12 assistant referees.