Five female Eritrean players have gone missing from their hotel in Jinja City.
The players are part of the ongoing Cecafa women’s under 20 championship at FUFA technical centre in Njeru.
They are; Yisehaq Liwam Solomon, 16; Mohammed Yordanos Abraham, 17; Raka Shamat Futsum, 18; Kahsay Rahel Michael, 18 and Knfu Trhas Habate, 19.
They reportedly disappeared in wee hours of Tuesday morning from Sunset International hotel.
“CECAFA has confirmed that five Eritrean players have this morning disappeared from their hotel in Jinja, Uganda,” Cecafa said in a statement.
The matter has been reported to the police in Jinja and investigations are ongoing.